Why you must keep a positive outlook

In my experience, you’ve got to keep a positive outlook, or you’ll lose everything you’re working for. Motivational speakers = snake oil salesmen, right? We’ve all scrolled down on Facebook and seen the great speeches, the infographics, and the emotional appeals that accompany everyday social media. Most people share articles without actually reading them themselves, research has […]

The ministry of Cru in cities

Many people across the US have a heart for so-called “inner city” ministry. The density of cities brings special needs and opportunities for ministry. Cru (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ, Int’l) has been reaching out to people in the hearts of America’s cities for several years as “Cru Inner City”, formerly known as “Here’s Life […]

Teaching English: Making an impact

It is common for people like us to organize things like English classes in our locations, as a way to meet people and offer a tangible service to the demographic where we serve. There are many advantages — English is a universal need in the developing world, and knowledge of English increases one’s opportunities for employment. But […]