JSAW Snow Outreach

JSAW Snow Outreach We started our snowboarding outreach in mid-November and have been riding at Hyland every Tuesday and Thursday since. Our staff riding at Hyland allows us to stay connected with some of the skaters who switch to snowboarding during the winter and reach new riders who don’t come Read more…

All Nighter Report

All Nighter Report On Friday November 8th, JSAW had an all night lock in at Help Boardshop. This consisted of games, hanging out, eating pizza, reading scripture and lots of skateboarding. Throughout the event we got to discuss and teach some truths about the gospel. We had three Bible studies Read more…

Andrew’s Last Day

Andrew’s Last Day To my friends and family, thank you for supporting JSAW during my time here. I started here at JSAW three years ago in September and on October 3rd I will be leaving to pursue a new career as an electrician. These three years have been an amazing Read more…

2019 Snowboard Trip Recap

2019 Snowboard Trip/Season Recap JSAW finished the 2019 snowboard season by taking a group trip up north to Giants Ridge and Spirit Mountain. A group of 7 of us went and met up with another group from SFC (Skiers & Snowboarders for Christ) for 2 days of riding, worship and Read more…

Snow Season Kickoff + Cocoa & Wax

Snow Season Kickoff + Cocoa & Wax This past week Andrew and I (Jonny) launched fully into snow season. Each week we are out riding with guys, building relationships and looking for opportunities to share Christ. This season Andrew will be riding Tuesdays at Elm Creek, Thursday’s at Hyland and Read more…

Volunteers

Volunteers Here at JSAW something we have never done a great job at is managing volunteers. We have always had people willing to jump in and help but as an organization we have not done well at recruiting, training, managing and appreciating volunteers. This is something we want to change! Read more…

Jake’s New Position

Jake’s New Position For the past 5 years I (Jake Tastad) have been on staff at JSAW. It has been an incredible time filled with many formative moments in my youth ministry career. I have loved getting to know all the riders, donors, and staff members. This past Friday I Read more…

Skate Camp

Last week concluded JSAW’s second and final week of skate camp. In total 17 riders attended. Each week was filled with games, fun food, bible studies, and of course skateboarding. The theme of the week was back to the basics. JSAW coaches challenged riders to perfect the basic skateboarding tricks Read more…