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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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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

Love Those God Called You to Love

9/9/2020 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Chris Rose, Director of Juvenile Justice Ministries

This year has been a whirlwind of changes and has left many of us unsure about the future. For the young men I work with, this is... More

I’m Mad at God

9/1/2020 in Category Campus Life

By Justin Conant, Campus Life Middle School Director

“The Lord is close to the broken-hearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit…” Psalm 34:18 

“Justin, would you want to go to... More

Theirs is the Kingdom of God

8/25/2020 in Category City Life, Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Preston Adams, Regional Director - Central Area (City Life / JJM)

“Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.” Luke 6:20 

Some of my mentors and heroes in the faith... More