This is a letter to the many foster children and youth I have had the privilege of knowing over the past few years. I have been changed, and am forever grateful.
Sitting next to you and your... More
“Welcome to the team…here’s your seat on the bus."
A few weeks ago we welcomed our newest City Life staff, Jonah Ssebegala, as the Tillicum Youth & Family Center Director. Right away Jonah jumped... More
“Is there a Vietnamese Church in Tacoma?”
Recently I received a text from a foster parent asking if we knew any Vietnamese churches in the area. The foster youth in her home, Jackie, was feeling... More
4 weeks ago, at the start of our first camp for the summer, Doug Jonson got a call from home that demanded his presence immediately.
A teachable moment
In the wake of Doug’s absence, someone... More
“I can’t talk to my mom anymore! I told her that I was interested in girls (and boys) and she flew off the handle” - Sienna sent this comment to a leader just a few days after camp.
Three years... More