That's why in My School from the Middle School Survival Series, we'll tackle the things that weight heavily on middle school students just like you. This book will address important middle school issues like:
- dealing with bullies, jocks, nerds, and every other category of student you encounter
- revealing the truth behind the urban legends of middle school
- pop quizzes, tardiness, and other survival tips
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.