July 2014

I Was Ashamed

Jul 1, 2014 12:00:32 PM

I was ashamed, and you lifted my head.

Christian James was once interviewed for an article in Salon Magazine entitled, “Nazi Family Values: Chewing the fat with a white-supremacist mom and her 6-year-old daughter at an Idaho barbecue.” Christian was married to leader Richard Butler’s right-hand man and lived on the Aryan Nations compound in Hayden, Idaho. She helped organize swastika-waving rallies through downtown Coeur d’Alene and taught her young daughter the Nazi salute. When a lawsuit bankrupted the Aryan Nations, Christian and her family moved into a homeless shelter in Bonners Ferry. Later, the buildings on the compound, including the home where they had lived, were burned and bulldozed to create a peace park.

The Power of Forgiveness

Jul 1, 2014 11:55:05 AM

If I’m going to be most like the one who resides in me and reflect Him to the world, I need to forgive. Forgiveness frees up the forgiver... Read More >

Take Action: Mama Mia!

Jul 1, 2014 11:50:57 AM

Can you think of a better comfort food than spaghetti pasta? We serve quite a bit of this old standby at our shelters, and we’d love your help. Read More >

UGM Camp - Changes, Changes, Changes

Jul 1, 2014 11:45:38 AM

UGM Camp is all about providing a free week of summer fun to underprivileged kids and introducing them to the unconditional love of Jesus... Read More >

Afternoon of Hope 2014

Jul 1, 2014 11:40:21 AM

The Afternoon of Hope luncheon at the Center for Women & Children in Coeur d’Alene featured UGM and local government... Read More >