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About the Adventurer Program

Adventurer Ministries Mission Statement

The NAD Adventurer program serves an intercultural community of children in Pre-K through grade 4 and their parents and caregivers through a holistic ministry. The purpose of the program is to support parents and care givers in leading and encouraging their children in a growing, joyful, love relationship with Jesus Christ. It offers instructional curriculum, family enrichment, supplementary resources, and volunteer training from within the Seventh-day Adventist philosophy. The Adventurer program should work to fulfill the gospel commission (Matthew 28:18-20) and depends on the support of a congregation strong in mission and empowered by the Holy Spirit. Continue reading

SECC Teen Counselor Program


A few years after Pathfindering became established it was apparent that something special would have to be done to keep the older Pathfinders (14-17 years of age) active in the Pathfinder clubs. Many churches across America established separate teen clubs and some conferences began encouraging this. But in the Southeastern California Conference, there was a strong feeling that Pathfindering would be weakened by separating the teens, so a plan was devised to enrich the teen activities while keeping them in the regular clubs. The program consists of three main parts: Continue reading

Grades 8-11: Teen Programs

There are two different programs that Pathfinder teens can participate in, the Teen Leadership Program (TLT) which is a product of the North American Division Pathfinder Council and the Teen Counselor Program (TC) which is implemented by Southeastern California Conference.  Both programs are optional and some Pathfinder teens may choose not to take part or may not be ready for leadership roles or handle responsibilities. Continue reading