Stories (Blog)

Category: Juvenile Justice Ministry

Image Bearing Souls

11/2/2020 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Natalie Baddour, Director of Mentoring and Therapeutic Services

Most of the young people within the Juvenile Justice System are battling extreme mental health disorders. We recently did... More

Who is My Neighbor?

11/2/2020 in Category City Life, Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Preston Adams, Regional Director - Central Area

Jesus said, “Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?” 
The expert in the law... More

You Just Never Know

10/5/2020 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Claire Froehlich, Juvenile Justice Ministry Chaplain

When you first meet “Shay”, it’s impossible not to notice her big, boisterous personality and strong presence. With both parents... 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

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