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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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God Gave the Growth

10/26/2018 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Tim Butler, Director of City Engagement

“Susan” is one of our ministry volunteers at Ridge View Academy and since she’s a GED instructor at a penitentiary (that’s why I’m not using her... More

Standing in the Right Place

10/5/2018 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Preston Adams, Juvenile Justice Ministry Director

"Anyone who wants to serve me must follow me, because my servants must be where I am. And the Father will honor anyone who serves me." ... More

Just How Close At Hand Their Savior Is

10/3/2018 in Category Juvenile Justice Ministry

By Cindy Nick, Juvenile Justice Ministry Chaplain

The following are conversations I’ve had with incarcerated youth recently. Hopefully it gives you an inkling of what some of them are... More

The Real Places of Her Heart

9/27/2018 in Category Campus Life

By Andi Woodring, Director of Campus Life Ministries

I invite you into Emma’s story…


I was scared to death.


“Stay on the phone with me Emma,” I pleaded through her sobs. Earlier... More

God Can Use Me Even In My Weakness

9/19/2018 in Category Campus Life

By Brandon Bowman, Campus Life Site Director

YFC Camp this past summer was a week full of excitement, energy, and never-ending craziness with hundreds of teens, and I was already worn out... More