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Free Ideas: Identity Formation

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This week Jim talks with Mike Sheley, the middle school pastor at Mount Pleasant Christian Church in Greenwood, MI. They talk about the identity formation of preteens and how to invite preteens to reflect on the various voices vying for their identity, asking the clever turn of phrase, “Where does your identity lie?” Along the way Mike and Jim come up with a variety of ideas, both practical and theoretical (like the unnecessary makeover to Merida from Brave, and Mike mentions a number of resources (listed below). Enjoy!

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On-the-Air with Mike Sheley

Every other Thursday Nick Diliberto interviews one of the co-founders of FourFiveSix about various topics regarding preteen ministry. This week he interviews Mike Sheley about using media and technology in preteen ministry.

Top Five with Mike Sheley

Patrick Snow from CIY SuperStart! gets the answers to the top questions of preteen pastors from Mike Sheley the middle school pastor of Mount Pleasant Christian Church in Greenwood, Indiana.