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Category: Juvenile Justice

“One of the Best Months of My Life”

7/30/2019 in Category Juvenile Justice

By Steve Telfer, JJM Chaplain
 
“Scott” shared during our individual meeting that serving time in detention has been “one of the best months of my life.” I certainly have not heard that... More

“I’m Starting to Believe in Him Again”

5/6/2019 in Category Juvenile Justice

by Satara Hairston, JJM Chaplain

“I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow. So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God, who... More

“I’m Gonna Be Coming Back”

2/27/2019 in Category Juvenile Justice

by Satara Hairston,
JJM Chaplain
 

Often after clocking out of work I have the mindset “I’m off work and done for the day.” However, when you work in ministry there is really no such thing... More

“I Have Never Been Able to Live a Normal Life”

2/19/2019 in Category Juvenile Justice

            Have you ever thought about how your story with Christ began? We’re often blessed to see these stories begin with the teens we serve. Sometimes it’s a conversation with a staff or... More

Old Memories Surface

12/19/2018 in Category Juvenile Justice

Conrad Hilario is a pastor of a large congregation in Columbus, Ohio.

Last month, my wife was organizing a room filled with junk in our house. Often these attempts to declutter just spread... More