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Let’s Change the Headlines

6/14/2017 in Category Our Stories

In just a few week’s time in our city, the headlines read:

1 Bullet + 1 Gun= 2 High School Students Arrested 
On his birthday, his 13-year old sister hugged him. Then he shot her in the... More

Liar, Lord or Lunatic?

6/11/2017 in Category Our Stories

Weeks ago I had the opportunity to present the Gospel during our weekly after school club, and I challenged the students to think about their relationship with Jesus.  Even though we didn't... More

Why Would They Think That?

6/2/2017 in Category Our Stories

On Easter Sunday, we were in jail.

Well, not jail - a long-term residential facility for Level 6 offenders.  We were there with Riverside Baptist church, serving a (very tasty) breakfast and... More

From Selling Drugs to Selling-Out for Jesus

5/13/2017 in Category Our Stories

Kim grew up in the now-beautiful Wynwood Arts District, but a few years ago this area was full of poverty, crack addicts and the homeless. She had gone to a church before, but they told... More

Ministry Mindsets

5/1/2017 in Category Ministry Updates

When I was part of Teach for America, they taught us a simple mantra when we approached students:

Student actions come from student mindsets.

Student mindsets come from teacher... More