SAYFC accomplishes it's mission with these local ministry programs.
Campus Life and Campus Life MS ministers to high and middle school youth on campuses throughout the greater San Antonio area with weekly meetings in homes and churches. Supplemented with camping retreats and ski trips to Colorado, staff and adult volunteers find creative ways to build relationships and communicate the life-changing message of Jesus Christ with students.
Campus Life Club
Club, the centerpiece of Campus Life, allows students to gather and enjoy music, activities, and discussion with each other. So, come as you are, bring a friend and have a blast!
City Life is a holistic community based program that helps young people in our urban communities through building relationships with caring adult role models, teaching life skills, providing opportunities for positive peer group experiences, and sharing the Good News of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
This is a rapidly growing ministry where we are reaching many of our youth who are repeatedly forgotten by society but never forgotten by God.
Parent Life provides mentors who equip teenage mothers and fathers with parenting skills and support groups. Through our partnership with local foundations we are able to reach out to teen parents and offer them not only spiritual and practical guidance, but also help them build a solid foundation for an effective and productive future.
YFC Core is teams of students with adult coaches who together, follow Jesus in a way that naturally invites friends to discover Jesus with them. Teams of students meet weekly with adult coaches to Share, Pray and Discover how God is challenging them to take risks and invite their lost friends to discover Jesus with them.
JJM seeks to engage young people as they are met in a variety of youth-serving institutions (detention centers, probation, correctional facilities, group homes, residential treatment centers and emergency shelters). These valued relationships are sustained through ongoing involvement as they reenter their communities.
YFC Mentoring connects trained adults with teenagers for weekly one on one meetings and programs designed to help them make good choices and establish a solid foundation in their lives. At its most basic level, mentoring helps because it guarantees a young person that there is someone who cares about them. Our mentors are passionate about sharing the love of God with their mentees.
Our Leader In Training program is a group of individuals committed to developing themselves through dedicated service as part of a holisitc community focused on authentic Christ sharing relationships with lost kids. This is a eleven month commitment designed to instill a worldview in the future generation of leaders.
Economis creates a virtual token economy/system for the purpose of teaching students basic concepts of economics and money management skills. This expereince takes place in a virtual world so that mistakes and other experiences can be instructive and used to develop future real world goals.