REAL is a youth ministry for 6th to 12th grade students. REAL’s mission is derived from four of the Loving Church’s core values—relational, excellence, authenticity and leadership.
REAL functions as a ministry of the Loving Church teaches young leaders how to be relational, operate in excellence, live authentically and be servant leaders in ministry and in their every day lives.
WHO TEACHES REAL??
REAL is led by NEXGEN Pastor, Tashara J. Childs affectionately known as Pastor TJ. Pastor TJ has a heart for teenagers and desires to see them know God in a real way and express their love for Him in their own way.
REAL is a safe environment for students to discover themselves and to discover the love of God.
WHY JOIN REAL?
REAL was created for students who are too old for Loving Kids, but not quite old enough to fully understand and enjoy the Sunday Xperience. REAL is a relatable ministry for students that parallels the worship and teaching of the Sunday Xperience. Those who join REAL become part of 5:1 relationships. The 5:1 relationship consists of 5 adult mentors for each teenager