Stories

Category: City Life Blog

Lockdown

11/16/2018 in Category City Life Blog

It was like any other day at a Chicago high school. Our students were arriving at school early to attend our weekly City Life Club. Then in an instant, we were being rushed into another room... More

Stories Around The Campfire

8/2/2018 in Category City Life Blog, JJM Blog

Last week, seven students returned from our annual JJM and City Life backpacking trip. The trip was filled with hiking, swimming, and sharing stories. The students had a great time swimming... More

Fickle Friends

6/6/2017 in Category City Life Blog, JJM Blog

James  is a sophomore at Schurz High School in Chicago. He comes to Slingshots (City Life Center) to play guitar in the music room. James has also heard about the love of Jesus during our... More

Bridging the Gap

1/13/2017 in Category Campus Life, City Life Blog, JJM Blog

YFCamp is a great time to build relationships between leaders and students where we can bridge the gap between our students and God by sharing in meaningful conversation and creating memories... More

Grateful

11/25/2014 in Category Rick's Blog, Campus Life, Campus Life [M] Blog, City Life Blog, JJM Blog

This is a season of thankfulness and every day we are grateful that God is faithful to us. It’s for His glory that we are striving and it is by His hand that we have success.  As we... More