ACTs Global Summit

ACTs Global Summit We can accomplish our vision of transforming action sports culture through partnerships around the world. ACTs is a network of action sports ministries from around the world that seeks to GATHER people, VALIDATE calling, SHARE resources and GROW leaders and ministries. Every two years we host a Read more…

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Egypt

JSAW's Egypt Mission Trip JSAW is sending a team of talented skaters to lead a skate camp at WellSpring Camps in Egypt this August. WellSpring is dedicated to helping youth, families, and teachers in the Egyptian community live from the inside out. Their creative blend of character-based programs nurtures the Read more…

Costa Rica Mission

Costa Rica Mission In December I (Jonny) received an email from Ricardo, one of my skate ministry contacts in Costa Rica, requesting for me to come and speak at a skatecamp. Ricardo, a generous business man, had supported the launch of several skate ministries in Costa Rica and helped organize this annual skatecamp to Read more…

ACTS Summit

This past week I was out in LA attending the inaugural ACTS Summit, a global network of action sports ministries. There were 35 key action sports ministry leaders from 17 different nations bringing over 400 years of combined experience in surf, skate, bike, air, skate, snow, climb, parkour, wake and Read more…

Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland Scotland is a completely post-Christian nation where the majority of young people have little or no exposure to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Nevertheless in true relentless skater fashion, our friend David launched Skate For Light an action sports ministry reaching riders in Scotland. This fall he was asked Read more…

Sending Ian to Japan

JSAW is helping send Ian Wheat, one of our former staff members, on a missions trip to Japan this August! For this trip, Ian will be joining Walking on Water (WOW), an awesome California-based ministry dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with this generation’s global surfing community since Read more…

Finishing 2015

Finishing 2015 It has been an incredible year here at JSAW! Every day we have guys coming in to skate at Help Boardshop, JSAW’s indoor skatepark and shop in Edina. The shop is a place for riders to connect and belong. Daily, JSAW’s staff has the opportunity to share the Read more…