Arise is a youth-fueled, creative business that seeks to empower, encourage and educate youth through the vehicles of entrepreneurship and discipleship.
Our very own John LaTorre is one of 8 semifinalists for the Jr NBA’s Coach of the Year award.
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Full details from http://jr.nba.com/coachoftheyear/:
Each spring a team from Iowa Lakes Community College volunteers at New Life Centers during their spring break. They come to serve and learn from the neighbors who live in the Humboldt Park community as they sacrificially give of their time, money, and energy. This year the team jumped right in, building genuine and honest […]
“When man works, man works; when man prays, God works.”
“Much prayer, much blessing. Little prayer, little blessing. No prayer, no blessing”
– Hans von Staden
God has been working in powerful and real ways at New Life Centers this year! Many of you have been praying for specific children who attend every day using the prayer cards we […]
We have many students attend New Life Centers everyday. They come for help with homework and tutoring. They come for the friendships they have built. They come because they feel safe and loved. Our teachers and volunteers are passionate about creating a climate of safety and love for each one of our students. They meet […]
CrossOver is an apprenticeship program that teaches young men not only basketball skills but also crucial life skills through mentoring and biblical life on life discipleship. This year CrossOver celebrates 5 years! During this time we have worked with hundreds of Chicago’s youth to develop their basketball skills and […]
Our End of the Summer Family Celebration at the Humboldt Park location was a beautiful time together watching the church family come alongside the community and breathe life into new relationships. God’s glory was celebrated through […]