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Category: Ministry Updates

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

Hiding God’s Word in Her Heart

9/6/2017 in Category Ministry Updates

Click here to see Jasmine's Verse 

Isn’t it amazing to see J- speaking God’s Word? This beautiful teenage girl is overlooked by her family and insecure. She wonders if she is loved or... 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

New Staff at Miami YFC, and a new school!

3/31/2017 in Category Ministry Updates

We have a new member of the Miami YFC staff!  Alicia is from Connecticut, but she and her family recently relocated because her husband, a pastor, was called to Miami.

It just so happened... More

Over the Edge was a Smash!

3/3/2017 in Category Ministry Updates

On Saturday, February 25th, over 60 people went over the edge to help Miami Youth for Christ STOP youth violence.  AND they raised nearly $70,000!

We want to thank Mike Pappas and Keyes... More