What is JBQ Festival, who are we, and other questions you have...
FUN, INTEGRITY, EXCELLENCE
The National JBQ Festival is an independent organization promoting Junior Bible Quiz and the values of JBQ.
Providing a National Competition allows teams from across the nation to come together and have fun and fellowship over a three day festival while competing at a very high level.
A CONTINUING TRACK RECORD
Over the last 30+ years, the National Festival has brought together people from across the nation to experience the thrill of good Christian competition.
The Festival Committee works hard to give children the chance to experience challenge in an environment where they see Christian ideals in practice.
MEET THE PASTOR
Pastor Barry Jorris
National JBQ Festival Chairman
Student Ministries Director
First Assembly Church
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Pastor Barry Jorris is the Chairman of the JBQ National Festival. He has a committee that assists him as well as a staff that is involved in the logistical and operational aspects of the Festival.
The JBQ Festival Committee members are Pastor Barry Jorris, Todd Papendick, Rebecca Dangerfield, and Michael Paulsen (part time).
Main Contact: Pastor Barry Jorris click here.
Website Contact: Michael Paulsen click here.
Our volunteer National Festival Staff includes the Regional JBQ coordinators, as well as a number of ad-hoc members.
Want more information about the JBQ program? Visit www.nationaljbq.org