What a joy it is to spend time each week with our ‘children.’ As the new semester began, the members brought their friends and the group is growing. To get to know each other better, we have asked the students to share their life stories. This week John Doe gave a powerful testimony that brought
We were guest speakers at the Oakwood University United Student Movement Power Hour this week. Cliff suggested that I tell my story. I did so and the response from the ‘girls’ was phenomenal. I gave each one my book, Yours, Truly, and the poem, Most Wonderful Love. Here is an excerpt from one of the
I missed my Bible study group while in California. We were not here for Thanksgiving or Christmas. This week my ‘sisters’ gave me Christmas gifts and I felt so loved. Every Wednesday we study God’s Word and share our joys and sorrows with each other. We laugh and sometimes cry together. God fills our hearts
This month our Overcomer’s Support Group reconvened after a two-month absence during our time in California. Those students were glad to see their campus parents and peers! New faces joined us and we introduced them to clients Jaython and Casey. We are planning a get-together at our home to serve the group a nice warm
After traveling 2,100 miles from California with no vehicle problems and perfect weather, Satan was determined to raise his head up against us. While shopping for supplies at Home Depot, Cliff heard “Drug Alternative Program” on the loud speaker, to come to the parking lot. An intoxicated driver had hit his truck and sped off.
We celebrated Cliff’s 79th birthday at our Clubhouse today. The food catered by our Family, David and Karen Smith, was so scrumptious. It was also Karen’s Birthday. Our family and loved ones filled the room and showed Cliff and Karen lots of love One highlight of the celebration was Cliff promoting client, Jaython Betterton, to
Abby, wife of Robert Hassler, made homemade soup for the men. After Robert’s inspiring Vespers message, everyone appreciated the delicious soup. These men are learning the importance of family . Abby’s presence softens the environment and the men always enjoy her company and favors she does for them.