In 2013, we had the privilege of serving 16,545 meals through our hot meal program in the dining hall of our El Paso campus. Over the past year we have been improving the equipment and running of this important service, and in February, A group of mission minded adults from St. John’s Lutheran Church in Green Valley Ranch,... Read More
The RV pads on our El Paso campus are filled with amazingly gifted helpers this winter. The first couple arrived shortly before Christmas and the others began to arrive once the calendar turned to January. Although they were only here for ten short weeks, the impact they made through their work was a tremendous blessing... Read More
Numbers are important and you’ll be impressed. However, the spirit behind each action of help gives us the greatest joy, knowing that Christ is the cause for every hope, and He is the source of the love and the help that endures. Celebrate with us the completion of a great year of service on the... Read More
57 students and adults from Mayer Lutheran High School, Mayer, MN, spent a week of their Christmas break in El Paso building four homes in Juarez, leading three VBS programs at San Lucas Lutheran Church, and providing countless fun activities for the children hovering around the work sites all week. Although they built homes to... Read More
A total of 30 people made the trip to YLM for the 19th annual Alternative Thanksgiving trip. This year, a group from St. Paul’s in Des Peres, Missouri featuring our former servant event coordinator Erin joined Our Father Lutheran Church from Centennial, Colorado on the trip to serve in the borderland. Because of the amount... Read More
The fall edition of the YLM Newsletter is now available for download. Read about summer servant events, mission activities, new programs, and even a special story about using teddy bears to help children deal with stressful situations from their past. To download a PDF of the newsletter, please click this link: September-2013-Newsletter-web.
YLM Pastor’s Story in Lutheran Hour Listen to the Sept 22nd message of The Lutheran Hour Ministries “Keep Calm and Pray On” and hear how YLM’s Pastor Javier Lozano was saved from extortionists one morning in 2008. Because of his work at a Juarez public school he was for a time in the cross hairs of... Read More