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Meet Sam

this is not sam At 14 years of age, Sam had already been placed in different foster homes a staggering 56 times. Sam grew up in a destructive household where his parents suffered from mental health issues, and were involved in criminal activity and substance abuse. Sam presented with defiant and aggressive behaviour, was prone to bullying and had been diagnosed with ADHD.Upon arrival at John’s house, Sam was meticulous and pedantic with his belongings and his school attendance was poor. John faced many challenging moments in the time that he cared for Sam, learning the hard way how to care for someone who had experienced significant trauma. Read More...
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Reaching young people everywhere, working together with the local church and other likeminded partners to raise up lifelong followers of Jesus who are characterised by godliness in lifestyle, devotion to the word of God and prayer, boldness in evangelism and commitment to social involvement.

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In India

Close to 350 young people visited the Word and Deed campus in Hyderabad for “The Great Day” camp, based on the second coming of Jesus Christ. »


In Bolivia

Youth for Christ’s “School of Life” ministry is expanding through the provinces of La Paz, ministering to approximately 265 students. »


In Slovakia

A launch into television has opened the doors for reaching thousands of young people through LifeTV. »


News and Highlights

Cyclone Winston Relief: Fiji


Youth for Christ is helping by providing sewing machines, an oven to bake or a stove to cook, so that single mothers can care for their children in the wake of Cyclone Winston’s recent devastation on the island. »

Global Ministry Overview 2014-2015


The eternal value of reaching young people for Christ cannot be measured; however, these numbers allow us to celebrate what God is doing around the world
because of you and the men and women of Youth for Christ. »

Geared to the Times, Anchored to the Rock

ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY. Youth for Christ is a movement of God, not just an institution or organisation. For the past seven decades, the Holy Spirit has motivated, led, and empowered men and women to take the life-changing message of Jesus Christ to young people in every corner of the world. This is that story. »

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  • "Great Days" at Camp in India Close to 350 young people visited the Word and Deed campus in Hyderabad for "The Great Day" camp, based on the second coming of Jesus Christ. (Youth for Christ International)
  • In Africa Praise be to the Lord for this African context in which to best set the stage for this next season of global youth impact. (Youth for Christ International)

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