Good News Ministries



31st of July 2017

Jerenis Experiences the Power of Christ

Though only a teenager, 15-year-old Jerenis has been able to experience the power of Christ influencing his life. Jerenis, like many inner-city youth, comes from a single parent home and struggles from the lack of a regular father presence. Some issues he has faced due to his broken home life have been deep anger, an […]


22nd of July 2017

40 Day Challenge Graduation

This weekend we had 12 teen boys graduate our 40-Day Challenge at our Boys Home. We couldn’t be more proud of how they have grown, become stronger men and given their hearts to God. Through the summer these boys participated in fun activities, hands-on job training, group Bible messages and one-on-one counseling. Each of them […]


11th of July 2017

Youth Center Director Anthony Rivera

My name is Anthony Rivera, and I am the Youth Center Director for Good News Ministries. My wife and I minister to teens and youth together in the inner-city of Indianapolis. Both of our families are products of a bus outreach, similar to the work that we do now. Let’s just say our families are […]


10th of July 2017

Discipleship and Inner-City Youth

Discipleship among inner-city children who’ve trusted Christ can be extremely difficult for several reasons.   One, most kids come from single-parent, low-income homes. Two, they live in neighborhoods filled with poverty, drugs, gangs & violence. Three, we only have them for a few hours daily. Four, most low-income families tend to be transient.   Last […]


30th of June 2017

Boy’s Home Success

When Alex came to the Good News Boys Home, he was an angry, frustrated sophomore with little belief in his ability to succeed in life. While struggles abounded, one area in which Alex found enjoyment and talent was in his class on heavy equipment operation, a class we teach to give students a basic skill that will help […]


21st of June 2017

23rd Annual Good News Open

A few weeks ago, on Friday, June 9th, we hosted our 23rd Annual Good News Open.  We invited sponsors, golfers and others to join us for 18 holes of golf, food and fellowship, silent auction, prizes and more.  The purpose of this event was to raise awareness and support for our outreaches in Indianapolis to […]


9th of June 2017

Good News Youth Ministry

Children from our Good News Youth Center spent a few weeks practicing uplifting, Gospel songs.  They blessed the men of the Men’s Shelter with their voices before one of the daily chapel services.  It was a moving experience for both the men and the kids to worship the Lord together in this way. We are […]


18th of May 2017

Foundations of Faith

At Good News Ministries, we have a Youth Center where kids can go to get a warm meal, enjoy a safe environment, play games and hear the Bible preached.  During Discipleship Week this past month, we had daily Bible studies around the theme of building faith in this world. The five lessons included: “How to […]


21st of April 2017

New Look for Good News Ministries

As you have probably noticed, we have made a few changes to our materials this year. We are excited to announce a new look and feel for Good News Ministries. Although there are some appearance differences, what Good News does on a daily basis has not changed. For this facelift, we have adopted an updated logo. Our logo with the hands over the Bible […]


14th of April 2017

Wyatt’s Journey to Good News Ministries

Last July, 29-year-old Wyatt Borden suffered a mental breakdown due to depression. Wyatt lost his home and began living with a friend due to financial problems. For months, he laid around all day contemplating ending his life. On Thanksgiving Day, Wyatt’s friend walked in on him attempting to cut his wrists with a knife. His suicide attempt was thwarted, but […]