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The Commercial Appeal, Sports, July 13, 2016 By Tom Schad of The Commercial Appeal Long before he was drafted by the Denver Broncos, Paxton Lynch was already thinking about how to give back. He thought about his church and old high-school football program in Deltona, Florida. He thought about...

Meet a #MAMkid – Daisa

Meet a #MAMkid – Daisa

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Daisa is eight years old and will be in third grade at Rozelle Elementary. This is her first year to go to summer camp at MAM Magnolia. She likes making new friends and learning things like she does at school. Daisa’s favorite color is blue; her favorite food is salad; her favorite book is...

Meet a #MAMkid – Waylan

Meet a #MAMkid – Waylan

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Waylan, age 15, loves to go to camp. Having been active at MAM Bethel for several years, he has spent a week at Victory Ranch and Kids Across America. This week he is attending camp at Kids Across America outside Branson, Missouri for the second time. Waylan says he loves going to camp with his...

Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Kiriacon

Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Kiriacon

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Volunteer’s Name: Sarah Kiriacon Daytime occupation: Graduate Student at the U of M Volunteer Position and MAM Location:  I help with homework and hang out at the Greenlaw Gym. Why did you decide to start Volunteering with MAM? I had been with my church a few times to play Dodgeball...

Meet Markila, a rising senior honor student at Melrose High School with a bright future. Markila is skeptical. She has questions and she is seeking answers – answers about Christ and Who He is. Markila has heard the gospel every day at MAM Bethel LaBelle for two years. Last summer, she...

Meet a #MAMkid – Demario

Meet a #MAMkid – Demario

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Demario, 18, is a May high school graduate of Sheffield High School.  He will attend Southwest TN Community College this fall. Demario loves to play basketball.  He has been hooping at MAM Olivet since sixth grade, played on his high school basketball team and is now volunteering at MAM...

Meet a #MAMkid – Carlisha

Meet a #MAMkid – Carlisha

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Carlisha moved to Memphis from Marion, Arkansas this spring and is a freshman at Hamilton High School. She has been attending MAM for only two months and has found it a great place to make new friends.  She says living in the city is different,  but MAM has made the transition much...