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This is Ethan. He is 14 years old and is one of the young men participating in our Boys Home 40-Day Challenge. In recent years, Ethan has seriously struggled with major depression, behavioral disorders and substance abuse. His parents took him to mental facilities and therapists to get him the deliverance he desperately......

Hugh Wunderly started volunteering at Good News Ministries in 2012. At that time his church, Colonial Hills Baptist Church, was sponsoring a program where the kids from Good News came on Sundays. He became familiar with a number of the teens and kids. This was......

By the time Steve came to Good News Ministries, he had shattered every relationship in his life. Friends, family and even his own daughter couldn’t continue living with his addiction to crack cocaine. “I’ve done every kind of hard drug you can name. I spent......

“I never knew what opening my heart to God meant until I came to Good News,” Chad says. Today, he has a great attitude and smile, but admits that wasn’t true for most of his life. Although Chad recalls going to church with his grandparents......

  Brianna and Kylah are two of the sweetest sisters you could meet. But their lives haven’t exactly been easy. Two years ago their parents separated, causing a lot of confusion and grief for these two girls. After about a year of back and forth......

My name is Ben Ellingson and I am an Assistant Director at the Good News Boys Home. I help minister at the Boys Home by teaching Bible at the Academy and mentoring the students. I also counsel residents from the Men’s Shelter who stay at......

My name is Shannon Handy. I am the Men’s Shelter Director at Good News Ministries. I live here in Indianapolis with my beautiful wife, Chastity, and our three wonderful children: Joy (13), Leah (11), and Noah (6). We attend and actively serve the Lord at......

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......

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......

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......