Pathfinders is a co-educational ministry for children that are in 5th-8th grades (ages 10-15). Opportunities exist for Teen Leadership Training (TLT) for youth in grades 9-12. The goal is to develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and to express that relationship through love and service to others.
Who are Pathfinders?
Pathfinders are a worldwide organization of young people sponsored by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, though young people of any religious persuasion, or none at all, are welcome and encouraged to join the organization.
Pathfinders offer a wide range of activities including, but not limited to:
- Camping & camping/survival skills
- Grade appropriate leadership training
- Activities promoting community pride & involvement through outreach activities such as helping in downtown soup kitchens, collecting food for the disadvantaged, cleaning & maintaining city and county parks, visiting and encouraging the elderly, and MANY more
- Interactive training in a variety of recreational, artistic, nature, conservation, vocational, and outreach areas, with awards (honors) given for successful completion of the interactive training modules
- Personal care and encouragement by a caring staff member! While many school classrooms have 10-30 students per teacher, Pathfinders offers AT LEAST a 1 staff member to every 5 Pathfinder ratio!
Meeting Times: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 p.m. (September-May)
(Please check the church calendar for exact dates)
Pathfinder Director: Derek Arnold
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