Don't worry. My Friends, from the Middle School Survival Series, will give you all the tips and secrets you need to make the most of your friendships. In the pages of this book, you'll find helpful friendship tips like:
- what you can learn about friendships from the Bible
- ways to be a good friend
- how to deal with conflict and other tough stuff
- how to make friends, and more
Kurt Johnston is a junior high pastor in Southern California. He's served in middle school ministry since 1988Ñlonger than most of you have been alive! Kurt was once a middle school student, and when he was in 8th grade he was beaten up by a 7th grader. Kurt and his family live in Orange County where he spends his free time surfing and still avoiding 7th-grade bullies.
Mark Oestreicher has been in middle school ministry for 25 years. Before that he was a middle schooler who got in trouble on a regular basis. He leads a small group of middle school guys and has a daughter in middle school. He's president of Youth Specialties and lives in San Diego with his wife, Jeannie, and his kids, Liesl and Max.