Seeing the hope and potential in every young person.
Nanaimo Area Director
Prior to receiving Christ in 1983, I was a troubled teenager from a broken family living a life of anger, drugs and sexual promiscuity. I had an encounter with Christ who transformed me and empowered me to overcome my addictions.
To read more about Paul’s story or if you would like to support him click here.
South Nanaimo Youth Worker
I once was lost, but now I’m found. My lifestyle during my late teens/early twenties was one of drinking, drugs and girls, but I was so empty inside and living with no purpose or direction. This lifestyle led me to overdosing 5 years ago which was a real wake up call.
To read more about Francisco’s story or if you would like to support him click here.
North Nanaimo Youth Worker
By the grace of God, I survived my teenage years to reach my last year of university at 21 years old. This is when I became conscious of the Holy Spirit’s conviction on me of my unforgiven sins and my need to be made right with God.
To read more about Richard’s story or if you would like to support him click here.
God has given me a passion to show hospitality to those in need, and I believe there is a real need amongst the youth of Nanaimo as many of them come from unstable and unsafe homes. While volunteering with YFC Nanaimo for over a year, I have seen first-hand how God can unfold His love in the life of a young person.
To read more about Janique’s story or if you would like to support her click here.