Joel 2:28 “… your young men will see visions.” To reach out to children in our community our church purchased five buses. Because of a lack of volunteers or space for classrooms, we set up a large group session in the church gym geared for 5-12 year-olds.  Our children’s ministry jumped from averaging 75 to[…]


  Matthew 19:14 Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” After stepping off church staff to begin an itinerant ministry, my first kid’s crusade was in a small rural farming community in southern Idaho. Each night Mexican migrant[…]


  Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. Hebrews 10:23(NIV) Our outreach program to children had been going for several weeks. Each week we met new kids who were excited to ride the bus on Sunday morning. One Sunday a young freckle-faced boy named Mike tumbled off[…]


For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways, And My thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:9 My first experience teaching Sunday School at 19 felt intimidating. It was a group of five-year-olds. I remember going early and praying over each tiny chair. The kids were great.[…]

Remembering Our Dear Carolyn

Remembering our dear Carolyn. Carolyn Boyd 27 February 1943 – 14 February 2015 A Life of Love Lived in His Service   Carolyn worked as a Primary teacher and a volunteer leader in CityLife Church, Melbourne. She moved into a staff position with CityLife Church in 1982 ministering in administration, teaching and missions before taking[…]

The Joy of the Journey

Our dear friend and co-worker Carolyn Boyd has been battling cancer these last fifteen plus months. Recently Carolyn spoke to her home church about finding  the Joy of the Journey as she deals with all the things that come from having an illness such as cancer.   Her message was recorded and the four part[…]