Fall 2013: Volunteer Team Meeting

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Come and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of inner city children. Join us at 7 pm on Monday, August 5th at Macedonia United Methodist Church, 4630 Holston Drive, Knoxville, TN 37914.  Get info on Sidewalk Sonday School & KICKO Youth ministry for the fall. No special skills needed, just…



God’s Anger Management Solution-Love

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“That’s messed up!”—is a common response from kids growing up in our inner city, and for some of them I understand what they mean. Donovan, one of the boys at my Sonday School site often made that declaration as he angrily pouted about something that did not go the way he thought it should. His…



He Makes All Things New

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I like to shop for deals, and have even purchased refurbished products in the past. One thing is clear in Scripture, God’s work in our life is not one of refurbishing, but He makes all things new. Paul writes in II Corinthians 5:17, “This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new…



The Power of One

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Who is a leader and what is leadership? Webster’s describes a leader as someone who directs and has influence to motivate others to follow them. Leadership is defined as “organizing a group of people to achieve a common goal.” It is a form of power—power with people rather than power over people. KICKO’s mission statement…



Fall 2012: Volunteer Team Meeting

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Come and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of inner city children. Join us at 7 pm on Thursday, August 2nd at Macedonia United Methodist Church, 4630 Holston Drive, Knoxville, TN 37914.  Get info on Sidewalk Sonday School and KICKO Youth ministry for the fall. No special skills needed, just…



The Reflections of an Intern: Week 1

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So far I am only a couple of days into my internship. I haven’t had much contact with the kids yet but I did do the call list to see who would be going on the hike at House Mountain. I was extremely nervous and anxious about calling the kids and families as they are…