Fuller Youth Institute


Assessing Your Urban Community

Kara Powell

Kara Powell recently interviewed Michael Mata for a training interview in coordination with Youth For Christ City Life staff.  Michael serves as the Urban Development Director for World Vision US and teaches in FYI's Urban Youth Ministry Certificate program. In this webinar Michael and Kara discuss community mapping as a way to discover and utilize community assets in holistic youth development.

Published Apr 04, 2011
Kara Powell

Dr. Kara Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI) and a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary. Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women You Should Know,” Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange, and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences. Kara is the author or coauthor of a number of books, including the forthcoming Growing Young (fall 2016), The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family, Sticky Faith Curriculum, Can I Ask That?, Deep Justice Journeys, Essential Leadership, Deep Justice in a Broken World, Deep Ministry in a Shallow World, and the Good Sex Youth Ministry Curriculum.