Real Teens. Real Stories.


Marc Saenz’s Story

Growing up, it was just me and my mom. I didn’t have a father figure in my life, and I was definitely going in the wrong direction. Most days, I would skip class and find ways to get into trouble. I was hanging out with [...]

November 17th, 2020|

Kamia’s Story

I attended 10 schools before I began 9th grade at East High School. During my four years at East, I moved nine times. In the midst of my life being very unstable, I turned to Jesus and found stability in Him. Through relationships with several [...]

September 10th, 2016|

Lea Rodriguez’s Story

I’m currently a junior at North High School in Denver, and I’m on the right path with Jesus. But it wasn’t always that way. For a lot of years I made some really bad decisions. I drank, did drugs, and was involved in some other [...]

August 31st, 2016|

Stories by UYM Students

Want to know how we advance the kingdom of God and impact students' lives? Let a few we’ve worked with tell you in their own words…

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