Stories (Blog)

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  These posts are written by the staff and friends of Denver Area YFC. We invite you to read, ponder and join the conversation about youth and youth ministry in Denver.


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What Jesus Looks Like

10/5/2020 in Category Parent Life

By Jill Meyer, Parent Life

The trailer looked so trashed that I rechecked the address. 

Yes, this was the right place! Oh my, was the place even safe for an adult, let alone a 6-month-... More

The Story is Not Over

10/5/2020 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Tim Butler, Juvenile Justice Ministry Chaplain

“You were born a mistake.  You are such a failure and always will be… you are a waste of tax dollars.”  

“You should be ashamed of... More

A Place Where You Matter

10/5/2020 in Category Campus Life

By Andi Woodring, Director of Campus Life Ministries

Campus Life is a place where all students can come and feel welcome, have fun, know they’re loved, and hear that they matter. We share... More

More Dedicated Than Ever

10/5/2020 in Category General, City Life, Juvenile Justice Ministry, Parent Life

By Gareth Unruh, Chief Ministry Officer

Today I mourn - I mourn for the lives lost in our city because of a society that has failed our young people. Don’t hear that I condone their... More

The One Beholding You

9/18/2020 in Category City Life, Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Natalie Baddour, Director of Mentoring and Therapeutic Services

“Behold the One beholding you and smiling.” -Gregory Boyle  

This is the truth that we, at Denver Area YFC, continue to... More