Posts Tagged:KICKO

Relationships that Last

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The real ministry of KICKO happens through the relationships we build with children, their families and members of the communities where we work. Lessons taught at Sonday School are important and it is the Word of God that changes lives. But the reason children and even adults open up to receive the Word is because they know…



Four Letter Words

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I was putting safety cones back in the storage closet at one of the Boys and Girls Clubs where we had just done Sidewalk Sonday School. He caught me off guard as he wrapped his arms around my legs and cried, “Don’t leave Mr. Bill. I want you to stay.” Most of the time a beautiful…



Spring 2014 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, January 27th at Macedonia United Methodist Church, 4630 Holston Drive, Knoxville, TN 37914.  Get info on Sidewalk Sonday School & KICKO’s Youth ministry for the fall. No special skills needed, just…



Christmas at KICKO

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For some of our neighbors Christmas is not the “most wonderful time of the year.” In fact, for those living in poverty, Christmas can be downright depressing. That’s why we try to make sure that every child who comes to the Christmas Sonday school lesson receives a smile, a big hug and a wrapped Christmas…



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…



Bullets or Bibles: Proximity Preaches

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Ministry is all about relationships. Every week we visit our kids a day or two before their Sonday School making sure they are each personally invited. It’s during visitation that we connect with the kids and their families. I really look forward to seeing the kids during this more one-on-one time. Recently, as I was…



Meet Our New Intern: Jordan Brown

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Hello, my name is Jordan Estes Brown, and I recently joined the KICKO team for my summer internship. I just completed my junior year of college at Johnson University where I am studying Bible and Management of Nonprofit Organizations. I grew up as an Air Force brat, so I moved around quite a bit growing…