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POSTED | November 28, 2013 - Billy Graham Association
From Gang Leader to Community Advocate Montreal YFC Staff Member Featured in New Billy Graham Film / French Version ONLY
Asmic Jean-Jacques came to Canada from Haiti. His single mom struggled to raise him on the streets of Montreal. Asmic was heavily involved as a gang leader and eventually went to prison.
He was reach with a message of hope from a local pastor who visited with him weekly. Asmic life was transformed as he yielded his life and family to God. He is currently a credentialed staff member of YFC (Youth Unlimited) in Montreal and has transformed a former grow-op of illegal drugs to a vibrant community youth center in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Montreal.
The la Corde Youth Center provides hope and potential to struggling young people today.
The featured film is from the Billy Graham Association.
It is in FRENCH ONLY.Hear Asmic's Story