Small Town/Rural Stories

Stories from Small Town/Rural — Young Life's ministry to kids in communities with fewer than 25,000 residents.
A One-Day Small Town Jumpstart in Missouri
Concerned adults started talking and praying about starting Young Life in the small town of Hamilton, MO. One night, 25 adults and 54 teenagers later, they're well on their way!
Building in His Time
The first-ever Young Life club for the students of Stuarts Draft High School brought more than 70 rowdy teens. The story of Young Life at the school, however, can be traced back 10 years earlier to a prayer closet. That prayer closet belonged to Renee Martin. Read More >>
A Jumpstart for Small Towns
Young Life lays the groundwork for ministry in small towns. Read More >>