I remember the first time I heard about the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study. Seven years ago I picked up a little pamphlet highlighting an ABC News story that made the jaw-dropping assertion that . . .
One of the things that makes us at Shepherd’s House Ministries unique is that we place great value on relationships. We aspire to create deep, meaningful, life-long connections. To that end we focus on being a Christ-centered community as opposed to being a ‘recovery program’. Our culture focuses on . . .
“It’s the Holy Spirit’s job to convict, God’s job to judge, and my job to love.” –
Billy Graham. Often times we, as Christians, are some of the most judgmental people on the planet! This, in direct opposition to Christ’s injunction; “Do not judge and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon and you will be pardoned.” Luke 6:37-42. I am not talking about . . .
With Christmas fast approaching, I wanted to take a moment to share some exciting news! To close out the year in record-breaking fashion, 5 separate donors have challenged us to raise $190,000 by midnight of December 31st. If we can step up to this challenge, they’ll match every dollar that you give up to $190,000. […]