Invest in the Next Generation Through the
Youth & Kids Practicum
Make a lasting difference in the lives of children through the Youth & Kids Practicum. This practicum is perfect for those wanting to go into youth or kids ministry, teaching, or childcare. Receive a holistic understands of all that goes into the ministry or raising up the next generation in either our youth or kids stream.
Learn from the Pastors of the Premiere Youth and Kids Ministry
With over 1,000 students between youth and kids departments, James River Church is a national leader in these ministries. As a student, you learn directly from the leaders who make it happen.
“All of the information that I have soaked up from these leaders will impact how I plan to run a youth ministry in the future.”
Karlee Huber goes in to detail on how the things she has learned in the Youth Practicum will shape her for her future ministry.
Change the Lives of Students in One of Our Streams
In the Youth Stream, students learn everything a youth pastor needs to know on how to run a great youth ministry. This stream is designed for those who want to make a difference in the lives of junior high and high school students.
For those who love teaching and investing in children the Kids Stream offers a unique opportunity to see how James River Church develops and nurtures children to be life long followers of Jesus. The Kids Stream offers opportunities to work our pre-school and special needs programs as well.