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Nour at Camp in 2010 The first time I heard about Youth for Christ, I almost killed Maher el Hajj! We were sitting in a Lebanese diner after a long day of fun activities that Maher and a few other Youth for Christ people had organized for us in our school’s playground. After having explained what Youth for Christ was all about, Maher was now talking to us – a group of preteens, barely thirteen – about summer camp. As I listened, I was absent-mindedly filling a cup with coke, orange juice, ketchup, mustard, garlic mayo, salt, pepper, and a chewed-up chunk of left-over grilled chicken. “So who wants to sign up?” Maher asked, looking around at us. We all fell silent; no one wanted to leave their mothers that summer. Read More...
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27,881 staff & volunteers in 140 countries on a mission.

Reaching young people everywhere, working together with the local church and other likeminded partners to raise up lifelong followers of Jesus who lead by their godliness in lifestyle, devotion to the word of God and prayer, passion for sharing the love of Christ and commitment to social involvement.

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In Lebanon

Youth for Christ, in partnership with local churches, runs outreach clubs, a discipleship program and home visits, participates in trauma retreats, organises outreach events and a summer camp, trains Syrian youth workers, and provides for some of the Syrian refugee families’ physical needs, and distributes Bibles and Christian literature. »


In The United Kingdom

Youth for Christ works with hundreds of young people of all faiths (or no faith at all) by aiding in their spiritual and moral development through its work in schools. »


In Thailand

Campers at a young evangelist camp learned how to evangelize, yielding a harvest of 439 new believers. »


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French Youth “Shaking Their Cities”


“Shake Your City” outreach ministries all over France are drawing teens and young adults to serve and evangelize their cities. »

General Assembly 2014

GA 2014

General Assembly 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Youth for Christ staff and volunteer triennial conference. »

Global Ministry Overview 2012-13

Kigali Students

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

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Hear from 6 staff from around the world share what they love about working with Youth for Christ, and learn why you, too, should consider joining our international movement. »



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