Stories

CYIA Teens are Eager to Serve

CYIA Teens are Eager to Serve Stories from CEF CYIA Teens are Eager to Serve By Celia Brannon . In the past I arrogantly thought that missionaries are Americans who leave the United States to preach and serve in other countries, and I was sure any dictionary would agree with me. But after meeting... Read More

GUIDE Retreat: A Testimonial

GUIDE Retreat: A Testimonial Stories from CEF GUIDE Retreat: A Testimonial By Aubrey Kyle I attended GUIDE Retreat in October of 2016 when I was 17 years old. Having been interested in becoming an intern at International Headquarters for a while, I thought going to GUIDE would help me learn more... Read More

Raise Up The Next Generation

Raise Up The Next Generation Stories from CEF Raise up the Next Generation By Ron Tant “Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity” (1 Tim 4:12). For the next few weeks, states all across the USA are training many... Read More

Eight-Year-Old Leads Club on the School Bus

Eight-Year-Old Leads Club on the School Bus Stories from CEF Eight-Year-Old Leads Club on the School Bus Guyana is home to over 750,000 people, and half of them are children! Located on the north Atlantic coast of South America, Guyana is Caribbean in culture and home to some of the most amazing tropical... Read More

Brokenhearted

Brokenhearted Stories from CEF Brokenhearted By Martha Heidinger, Ministry Coordinator, CEF of Greater Cleveland, Ohio My heart is broken for the children of Greater Cleveland affected by the opioid crisis in northern Ohio. Just south of Cleveland, a couple of school districts have... Read More

Anxiety Rises Among the Kids of Gen Z

Anxiety Rises Among the Kids of Gen Z Tough Topics Anxiety Rises among the Kids of Gen Z -Brenda Smith Most of the children we reach in our programs are from what researchers call Generation Z. Their youngest age is about 6, and most of Generation Z has used the Internet since a young age. They are... Read More