JEAME (an acronym for Jesus Loves Minors) conducts evangelistic services in 11 juvenile detention centers in Sāo Paulo, Brazil, reaching 1,400 teenagers each week. JEAME is located a couple of blocks from a drug-infested area of Sāo Paulo named “Cracolândia” (roughly “crack town”). JEAME conducts regular street evangelistic efforts and prayer walks through Cracolândia. Follow-ups from these efforts include both Christian discipleship and vocational training. How to pray for JEAME:
- Pray for the 1,800 street children that JEAME is trying to reach and minister to in São Paulo Pray that God would supply every need the have, through the loving hands of his people.
- Pray that God would establish the work of JEAME as they implement a new outreach to the families of detained teens, providing material support for transportation, meals, vocational training for mothers and IT training for teens.