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Where Do We Teach Them to Go?

2/13/2018 in Category Our Stories

I was sitting in my husband's easy chair, enjoying morning coffee and a book, when the text came in. "Ms. Johanna, pray for me!"

A few texts later, the situation became clear - one of my... More

Over the Edge is Here!

1/25/2018 in Category Ministry Updates

Saturday is the big day!  Ninety people - including youth from our outreaches - will be rappelling down the 10-story Keyes building as part of our 2nd annual Over the Edge event.

Over the... More

Joy

1/10/2018 in Category Our Stories

Recently, a student asked me the different between joy and happiness.

"I think I've felt happy before - a lot of times - but I want joy."

As I watched kids open presents, I thought about... More

Bake of Love 2017 is a Hit

12/13/2017 in Category Our Stories

This year, Miami YFC Core teams took on a unique challenge: to love and care for people who are normally overlooked at Christmas time.  

Specifically, Black Friday store clerks.

Core teams... More

Marquis is Going to the Olympics!

12/6/2017 in Category Ministry Updates

We met Marquis (B-boy Piccolo) at Miami YFC’s City Life KIX program when he was 12 years old. He was one of the only kids in his low-income neighborhood into break-dancing, so a KIX volunteer... More