Posts Tagged ‘ministry’

Community Impact Spotlight – Open House Ministries

Open House Ministries is a family shelter in Vancouver, Washington, housing 100-plus residents a night. More than half of their residents are homeless children. Open House Ministries walks alongside homeless families as they rebuild their lives. Watch this video and learn more about their program and families who have undergone the difficult work of transforming their lives, reclaiming their independence and finding home again. Open House Ministries has many opportunities for volunteers to share their… … Continue reading

Hear From Haiti on the Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

#PRAYFORHAITI Joy here and my church does a lot of missions trips to Haiti and has a ministry partner there named Gardy. He gives a vivid picture of what the destruction in Haiti is like since Hurricane Matthew.   If you want to get involved and help the city of Morency you can get involved here with 410 Bridge Ministries.  … Continue reading

See How a Pair of Miss-Matched Socks Changed a Listener’s Life

After working with children all morning, I was a little nervous about working with one of the mothers. As I sat on the floor in front of her chair, I knew the only thing she could possibly say that I would understand was “Hola,” so I decided to be the first to say it in an effort to at least express friendliness even if I couldn’t verbally show it in any other words. She responded… … Continue reading

Children in Guatemala Are Learning to Forgive Because of You

Imagine being curled up in your bed at night falling fast asleep holding a pair of sneakers. It sounds ridiculous, but that’s exactly what the children want to do in the group foster home that I visited in Guatemala with Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls. Sixteen year old Diego is like most of the children who enter this home, he came in with only the clothes on his backs as his belongings. His shoes were… … Continue reading

You Reminded a Child in Guatemala that God is With Them Through a Pair of Shoes

“Suzi is so full of life and happy, you would never even know that she is sick.” This sentence stopped me in my tracks. “Suzi?” I asked. “The Suzi that just played with us all morning and was all smiles? She seems so healthy.” Then the English teacher at Buckner’s Family Hope Center in Guatemala began to explain to me that although Suzi seemed happy with us today, she was in a coma from a… … Continue reading

How to Use the Internet to Share the Love of Jesus

A young man came online searching for help. He was so overwhelmed by his parents fighting he was looking for ways to help their marriage and his family, even though he was only 13. He was reluctant to click the “Chat Now” button, but he mustered the courage and began a conversation. He said that within 5 minutes he felt cared for. A few minutes later and he was asking questions about faith and the… … Continue reading

How Do You Live Service Out?

We love hearing from people just like you each and every day who share with us how they’re Living Service Out here in North Florida and South Georgia. Maybe you serve at rescue mission every month, or you help at the local food distribution center, or your church has an awesome ministry that impacts the community. That’s what it means to Live Service Out! And that’s why we have the Service Spotlight! Each month we… … Continue reading

Show Us How You Live Service Out

We love hearing from people just like you each and every day who share with us how they’re Living Service Out here in the Gulf Coast. Maybe you serve at rescue mission every month, or you help at the local food distribution center, or your church has an awesome ministry that impacts the community. That’s what it means to Live Service Out! And that’s why we have the Service Spotlight! Each month we take a… … Continue reading

Service Spotlight: Verity Pregnancy Center

Southwest Florida is blessed to have many life changing ministries and non-profit organizations in our community. However, you might not know about them! That’s why we present WAY-FM’s Service Spotlight! Each month we will highlight a local organization that is changing lives in our community! This month our Service Spotlight is on Verity Pregnancy & Medical Resource Center. “Verity was founded to care for women and their families who find themselves in an unplanned pregnancy.… … Continue reading