Despite our country's progress in the areas of racism and dismantling institutional religion, in many ways, society has devolved. If anyone seeks evidence of the damage caused by the abandonment of God’s ideal structure for the family, they should visit Youth-Reach.
My name is Kelley Léger. I'm a Youth-Reach Houston (YRH) graduate, and this is my story. I grew up with a mom who loved the Lord, but my father passed away when I was four years old. I never really had a man's example to follow or someone to lead me into manhood...
The year 2020 certainly was a wake-up call, and if you have taken any time to get into a quiet and contemplative place, you may have picked up some really good areas where we can all be better people in this new year. Here are some points I have picked up.
There are all kinds of manipulative lingo that fundraising experts recommend we use to motivate you to give. So far, you have never read any of this on anything we have ever produced. It is likely that we find it more distasteful than you do, but occasionally something comes along that needs absolutely no sales pitch.
The words, “Getting back to normal,” have all-of-a-sudden become much more common. There is a good chance that you have uttered these words in the last few weeks. I know that I have. As we contemplate what these words mean, I would like to proffer some questions.