July 21, 2021

Meet Sam

Sam is an exceptional kid who is incredibly smart and has lots of questions. His desire is to one day be a doctor. He has grown […]
July 9, 2021

Meet Sarah

Sarah has been a part of Cohoes City Life for about two years. I have known her for about five years and during that entire time […]
June 25, 2021


As many of you all know, the primary focus of Youth For Christ is to reach lost 11-19 year olds with the Gospel. For many of […]
June 18, 2021

Meet Latisha

There are times at City Life where I get to know one of our kids and see their behavior, and immediately get filled with doubt and […]
June 4, 2021

I am a Princess

For many of us, the question “who are your mom and dad?” is a pretty easy question. They are the ones who raise you, supported you […]
May 3, 2021

How do I care for my soul?

My lawn needs some work to make it look great.  OK, it needs work just to make it look good.  I have never been one to […]
April 23, 2021

Meet Ashley

I want you guys to meet Ashley. She is one of the many wonderful kids that I get the privilege to know. Ashley is hilarious, kindhearted, […]
April 9, 2021

Meet Jackson

I would like to introduce you to Jackson, a teenager who started coming to Schenectady City Life this school year. Jackson’s home life is not the […]
March 26, 2021


Shame. This word is something that we try and avoid and one that we certainly don’t want to talk about. The lie of shame is that […]