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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

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

Jose Finds a New Father

11/15/2017 in Category Our Stories

NOTE: Though now an intern for Miami YFC, Angel's life did not start off smoothly.  He spent most of his teenage years in and out of Juvenile Detention.  It was there that he met Glenn... More

“I’m Giving God a Second Chance”

11/3/2017 in Category Our Stories

Every Tuesday, I drive 40 minutes to His House Children’s Home, on the edge of Miami-Dade County, to share Jesus with kids who are orphaned or in the foster care system. The teenagers are... More