Why Am I the Way I Am?

Posted on Apr 30, 2014 in NON-PROFIT STORIES | 0 comments

He hung around the edges of the soccer field, mocking younger sixth graders as they practiced.  Henry’s reputation was as a school bully. Discerning the distraction, Coach Carlos plotted his path around the practice field to approach Henry. Then, close enough, Coach looked over at Henry and extended his hand, “Hey Henry, I hear you’re a really good player.  Your school’s team could really use you.”   Expecting to...

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No Matter What – God Is At Work

Posted on Apr 28, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“We are assured and know that God being a partner in their labor all things work  together and are fitting into a plan for good to and for those who love God and are called according to His design and purpose.”  (Amplified Bible) Romans 8:28   You may be going through some stuff right now.  You may have important decisions to make or you may be faced with a financial situation that you don’t see any way out of.  Or it’s a health...

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You Have a Choice

Posted on Apr 21, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble at them,  for the Lord your God is the one who goes with you.  He will not fail you or forsake you.”  (NASB) Deuteronomy 31:6 “Nevertheless I am continually with You; You have taken hold of my right hand.   With Your counsel You will guide me, and afterward receive me to glory.”  (NASB) Psalm 73:23–24 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.  Therefore we...

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Our Non-Profit Partner, New Horizons, Is Growing

Posted on Apr 19, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

New Horizons brand new EXALT program (Experience, Attain and Lead Together) provides youth with paid job training, life skills and the supportive relationships necessary to successfully exit homelessness. EXALT builds on two important ministries that have long been part of the fabric of New Horizons: mentorship and job training.  With added structure and intention, EXALT helps elevate these ministries and achieve tangible results for youth:...

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Safety In Counsel

Posted on Apr 13, 2014 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Where there is no guidance people fall, but in abundance of counselors there is victory.”  (NASB)  Proverbs 11:14 John Bass, one of our business leaders, shared this, “If I involve my mentor, it is easier to stay on target because he will hold me accountable.”  Mentorship is defined by Wikipedia as “a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced...

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