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June 4, 2019

Connect with a Coach: Danielle

Danielle currently serves as a Teacher at MAM Olivet. She is originally from McMinnville, TN, and moved to Memphis five years ago. Before working at MAM, Danielle attended Union University, pursuing a degree in Physical Education while playing softball. Softball introduced her to a coach who would go on to…
May 11, 2017


“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31:6 Lynette at KAA   - Summer 2016 “Bravery.” The one word that Lynette, a junior at Hamilton High School,…
May 6, 2016

Sharing Christ 24/7

Meet Kasey. the high school girls mentor at MAM Hamilton.  Kasey has worked at MAM for two years after being a counselor at Kids Across America (KAA) camp ( “As a camp counselor at KAA, I saw firsthand the positive effect that camp had on urban kids,” says Kasey. “When…
April 11, 2016

MAM girls are baptized at Harvest Church

March 25, 2016. On Easter Sunday, high school girls Versayda Grant and Michaella Orsby were baptized at Harvest Church. Both girls came to know the Lord through their participation in MAM's discipleship program.  Their MAM mentor Stephanie Chatman introduced them to Harvest Church where they are active in the high…
November 19, 2015

Creating a Ripple – Katherine, Youth Testimony

Katherine (green shirt) shares the gospel with her family. "Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, “‘from the lips of children and infants you, Lord, have called forth your praise'?" Matthew 21:16 When you throw a single rock into a…
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March 17, 2015

Big break for former addict

      USA Edition No. 35, February 2015, By Rosemary Barnes Basing his whole identity around basketball was former NBA player Daryl Braden's biggest mistake Daryl Braden helps children excel in their schooling and progress spiritually at neighborhood youth centers run by Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM). It is easy to envision former…
February 6, 2015

Rodrigo is discovering a better plan

Produced by Byron Tyler, Bott Radio Network December 2014 Rodrigo Brooks is a young man impacted by MAM’s Bethel LaBelle location. As a high school student, Rodrigo participated in a MAM small group.  Now he works part-time at MAM Bethel LaBelle and is helping young men stay away from the…