Stories

A Week At Middle School Camp

7/18/2017 in Category Campus Life [M] Blog

For many students summer camp is a time full of fun activities, meeting new friends and creating memorable experiences. They look forward to playing games, relaxing on a beach or being... More

Freedom Indeed!

7/18/2017 in Category Campus Life [M] Blog

We had an amazing week together at camp Michindoh*!  God gave us great weather and a week with very few incidents or accidents!  Praise God!  One of my favorite ‘God-sightings’ was noticing... 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

Uncontrollable Anger

5/26/2017 in Category Campus Life

When I* first met Mark**, I noticed that he had scars on his knuckles. I soon learned that he was almost not allowed to attend our spring break outreach because he’d recently punched a hole... More

Like a Second Mom

5/19/2017 in Category Campus Life

Throughout these past two years our small group has been a major part of my life. My sophomore year was a little rough for my family, because my dad had just come back from rehab. During that... More