Outreach to children displaced by domestic violence
A 6-yr old boy displaced due to domestic violence wishes for a LeapFrog and its device learning games for Christmas.
Audacity: Find Your Crazy. Change The World.
Life is no place for the timid. We all want more courage… more boldness… more audacity. But audacity comes with a cost. Are you prepared to pay the price?
Whether you are a pastor, an aspiring entrepreneur, a social reformer, a church planter, a missionary, a parent wanting to raise godly children who live to make a difference in their generation, or a follower of Christ looking to grow bold in your faith, spiritual visionaries today need to find their “crazy.”
Throughout history, the people who have changed the world discovered God’s love language—faith—and boldly danced with it. They were common, ordinary people, very flawed, who made a decision to be defined by courage rather than fear and complacency. They risked their personal comfort and security, even their own reputations, to be part of a much bigger story.
Give the Gift of HOPE this Christmas
We are asking you to join us in bringing the hope of Jesus Christ to youth inmates, younger siblings of juvenile offenders, and prisoners' children this holiday season. Through our Operation Christmas Hope outreach, you can sponsor a child, send a Christmas blessing, and bring joy to hurting hearts this Christmas.
Here are some ways that you can impact a child this Christmas:
CFK Golf Event Photos
Thank you "Champions" (golfers and sponsors) for your participation in this year's CFK golf event. We are so blessed to have friends like you partnering with us to help turn the tide of delinquency and poverty in our community. Together, we are changing the game for Chattanooga area at-risk youth and under-served children--one swing at a time, one child at a time! Go to Facebook photo album.
Juvenile delinquency risk factors
What Factors Increase or Decrease Boys’ Risk of Juvenile Delinquency?
Individual risk factors for juvenile delinquency include:
A juvenile delinquent turns his life around
At 14-yrs old, Ricky’s life turned around when he gave his life to Christ during a Breakaway Outreach Bible study in a juvenile detention center. He later made good on a goal to become the first person in his family to go to college. His inspiring story is told in Jimmy’s book 13-Foot Coffins.