How Do I Know if I'm Helping or Hurting?

Posted on October 20, 2018

It is heartbreaking to watch someone throw away their life by refusing to take responsibility for their choices. I know because I’ve watched it.  My close friend is an alcoholic. She has lost numerous jobs and would be homeless if her dad didn’t keep...

Healing for Abuse Victims Starts Here

Posted on October 18, 2018

Please note that this is the perspective of one survivor. We know that each person's story is unique, different and valued. We have included a "next step" portion at the end to help you remember that you are NOT ALONE and we are here...

The Kingdom of God Belongs to Such as These

Posted on October 12, 2018

BY DEANNA GILBERT, GRACE ATTENDER One of the greatest things about the most recent Ethiopia trip was picking up right where we left off last summer with the kids and going deeper, more quickly, than any of us anticipated. It helped that five of us...

Praying for a Reunion

Posted on October 10, 2018

Meet Luis! He has an incredible story that Sophie, Coordinator of Care Center Services, wants to share with you! Not only is Sophie living out her #youweremadeformore calling as a community ambassador, she gets to help others do the same! I met Luis...

Proper Posture for the Heart

Posted on October 04, 2018

BY MICHELLE WILLIAMS, GRACE ATTENDER & BLOGGER If we’re talking about physical health, poor posture is a type of habitual positioning of the body usually leading to muscle strain, weakness and chronic pain that may interfere with daily life. I want...

The Power of Your Presence

Posted on October 02, 2018

BY CATHY SCHAEFER, GRACE ATTENDER & BLOGGER I get it. The temptation is real, and I have succumbed to it maybe a few more times than I’d like to admit. It’s so easy and convenient, and you can enjoy it from the comfort of your own home....

Feeling Like Moses

Posted on September 27, 2018

BY MICHELLE WILLIAMS, GRACE ATTENDER & BLOGGER Last weekend, Amy talked about God using Moses for great things. Even when Moses didn't think he was good enough and tried to back down. I’ve been feeling a lot like Moses lately. Except...

Called Out of the Darkness

Posted on September 22, 2018

BY ERICA HUCKSTEP, GRACE ATTENDER We have been singing Glorious Day at church a lot recently. While it hits me deeply because it reminds me of when I needed to be called out of darkness, God put something else on my heart one Sunday morning. I...

How To Honor Your Parents As They Age

Posted on September 20, 2018

Before I got married, my husband and I knew we would face a number of situations we had to plan for and think through.  How will we handle our money?  Where’s the best place to live?  How will we balance our marriage with...

Suicide Doesn't Affect Just You

Posted on September 19, 2018

One person dies by suicide every 13.7 minutes in the United States, according to the American Suicide Prevention Foundation. With World Suicide Prevention Day on Sept. 10, the whole month is an opportunity to raise awareness and have a conversation...