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Archives: March 2012

82 and mentoring

3/30/2012 in Category

Four years ago an 82-year-old man came to Youth for Christ and wanted to mentor a kid.

We placed him in the HATS Club with a group of mentors and students  who meet twice a month. To... More

15 years old and broken

3/23/2012 in Category

Sandi is a beautiful girl, 15 years old with dark hair and deep eyes. She also carries a deep pain in her heart. We sat in juvenile detention and she shared her story with me.

The... More

KONY2012

3/16/2012 in Category

In the wake of the KONY2012 video going viral (a video to call attention to an African warlord’s atrocities), I’ve had some amazing conversations with kids.

One girl at club in... More

Atheist hearing about Jesus

3/9/2012 in Category

“Are you having fun?” the Campus Life Director asked. The student responded, “Yes!! When isn’t Campus Life fun?” This may not seem very interesting or extraordinary, until you realize who... More

Club Tonight?

3/2/2012 in Category

When Amy first came to Campus Life she was quiet and insecure. You could tell, she just wanted to check things out… see if it was right for her. She didn’t get overly involved in the... More