What We’re Learning Oct 14-21: The Bible Filter Social media is such a big part of students’ lives and we want to give them a safe place to talk about social media and to encourage them to think wisely when interacting online. On Instagram and Snapchat we have different filters – Lo Fi, Hefe, adding…

What We’re Learning Oct 13-Nov 4: Urban Legends Is Big Foot real? What about the Loch Ness monster? A lot of people believe in these urban legends. But what about urban legends surrounding God? The main goal for this series is to address popular lies about our relationship with God with the truth. Each week…

What We’re Learning: Jesus in His Own Words Sept 9-30, 2018 Anyone who has heard the name of Jesus has an opinion of who He is. Some people think He is a myth, some think He was a good person, and others see Him as God. Whose opinion is right? We are going to focus…

What We’re Learning: Full Life Sept 22-Oct 7, 2018 Imagine you have an old phone and someone calls and says they’ll upgrade it to the new iPhone X for FREE! You’d be excited, right? Well, Jesus actually offers us a WAY better upgrade in our lives that He has already fully paid for. In John…

What We’re Learning: Limitless August 18-19 to September 1-2 Data limits. Time limits. Age limits. There’s nothing fun about having limits set on us. Many of us feel like our lives are limited in one way or another—like who we are and who we can become have limits. This was especially true for one of…

What We’re Learning: Friended Our MSM Small Group teaching series from the weekends of July 21 & 22 to August 11 & 12 is titled “Friended.” Few things have as much influence in your students’ world in middle school than their peers and friends. We will encourage students to look at who they are hanging…

What We Are Learning: Game Plan Too often we can be trapped in a “me” bubble and miss the people around us. During the next four weeks we are going to talk about how loving others with joy is a part of God’s game plan for our lives. Just like a coach has a game…

What We’re Learning: During the month of February we will be discussing with students how we are new creations in Christ. Our main verse for the month is 2 Corinthians 5:16-17: “So we have stopped evaluating others from a human point of view. At one time we thought of Christ merely from a human point…

Parent Cue: For the next four weeks we are going to focus on some doctrine about different forms of God, specifically the Trinity and the Church. God is beyond our understanding. The Three Forms, or Persons, are individual yet work together in complete harmony: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit….

Pulse will be back Jan 10. The next week, since it’s finals week for most schools, HSM will be taking a “Study Break.” This means on Jan 17 we will NOT meet in Small Groups. Instead, each campus will hang out in a coffee shop for students to come hang out and study. We are…