Making an Investment

Yesterday I decided to go with Bayside Community Church’s Adopt-a-block (AAB) – an outreach to the low income neighborhoods in Bradenton, FL. It was a good day to interact with the community and try to share encouragement and love, but nothing out of the ordinary happened; until I noticed this Read more…

Going Home

Our Frontline Teams go into the facilities and build relationships with these teens that have been arrested and sentenced to serve time for their crimes.  We are able to look in their eyes and see the hunger and the longing for hope in their lives. It is a look that stays after Read more…

FREEDOM

  One of the kids at Palmetto Youth Academy once asked me to pray for he and his family; “that the Lord have mercy on my cousin (facing adult charges) and for other convicts all over the world because everyone makes mistakes."   I believe there is a thinner line than Read more…