‚ÄúPeople Who have been There for Me No Matter What”

5/2/2017 in Category Gracehaven

Rebekkah O'Bryan, Community Case Manager

I've worked with “Jane” since she was 16 years old. She was trafficked at 15 which resulted in her bearing a child. Jane’s raging anger manifested... More

The Results of Persistent Prayer

3/30/2017 in Category City Life

by Shelley Uptegrove

Our team has prayed for Patty for two years. Before coming to City Life Patty spent time in the correctional system. Patty accepted Jesus into her life while in the... More

Humility and Mentoring

2/13/2017 in Category Mentoring

by Cat Tipton

“Just take me home.”

I was taken back by these words from Miami, a seventh grader who comes to our City Life Center almost every day. He’s in mentoring, fitness, music class,... More

Angie’s Story

1/20/2017 in Category Gracehaven

by Rebekkah O'Bryan

“Angie” was placed in foster care at 10 because her parents struggled with addiction. Around 14, she ran from her foster home in hopes of returning to her biological... More

“It’s Weird, but I Kinda Like It”

1/4/2017 in Category Juvenile Justice

Christy Talbert, JJM Chaplain
      I knew only that Brandy was white, 17, female, and had never asked to see a chaplain before.  I quickly found Brandy to be a bright, open, easy to like... More