Where can families turn in times of crisis with their children? Costly private programs? Children’s Division? Is there another option?

There is a place…

Going beyond the limits of traditional foster care, children living at Show-Me Christian Youth Home receive therapeutic benefits from specialized programs in a Christ-centered, family environment.  Working together, we help each child—physically, academically, emotionally, and spiritually—overcome the struggles of their past and prepare for a successful future.

It’s not our obligation to help children and families in crisis—it’s an opportunity to make our neighborhoods a better place for all of us.


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A Bridge to Break the Cycle

June 21st, 2022|Comments Off on A Bridge to Break the Cycle

Celebrating 10 Years of the Path to Purpose Program Early on as Director, I wanted to address the one question that always made me uncomfortable: "What happens to a child after they graduate?" I knew that Show-Me excelled at giving children a solid, stable home

Thank You Song

June 7th, 2022|Comments Off on Thank You Song

Thank You! Composed and written by Taija, a child growing up at Show-Me Christian Youth Home I was only two, not knowing what to do Until you came and helped me through I didn’t know I wasn’t gonna get to see my parents

Winning Life’s Lottery

June 2nd, 2022|Comments Off on Winning Life’s Lottery

  “Show-Me was like winning the lottery,” Tristian Wieboldt explained. “Out of the hundreds of kids that apply [to Show-Me], only a few are lucky enough to be chosen. Most people hope for a second chance at life; I was blessed to have a

Where Love Grows: a Tribute to Karen Culler (1947-2022)

April 18th, 2022|Comments Off on Where Love Grows: a Tribute to Karen Culler (1947-2022)

Karen Culler's legacy is not one of perfection; it is of faithfulness. Through many trials and challenges, she prayed, rolled up her sleeves and went to work - uncertain of God’s plan, but confident in His calling. “I learned to trust God each step of

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Each child has their own story to tell

This video gives you a glimpse into the story of three children God is working to rescue and restore through the work of Show-Me Christian Youth Home.

Each was facing different struggles and family situations, but through the love of Jesus and those around them, their lives have been forever changed.