Read what’s happening in the UGM community - residents, staff, volunteers.

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Safety is the First Step to Recovery

May 28, 2020 3:12:18 PM

“Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1

Under God’s Roof


Joey Reyes defies homeless stereotypes. Respectful, well-spoken, well-groomed, hard-working, Joey represents as someone who has his act together. And, in many ways, he does.

He is also an addict who has been in and out of jail, prison and treatment.

Checking in With Youth Outreach

May 21, 2020 11:38:00 AM

UGM's Youth Outreach Director, Ryan Brown, shares what the underserved kids of today need and how the Union Gospel Mission is addressing those needs.

Honoring Jerry Reese: An Authentic Man

May 13, 2020 10:42:40 AM

Approaching retirement, Men's Recovery director Jerry Reese reminds us that God's healing of the wounds of the heart is where real recovery is found.

Kellie: helping kids win at life

May 7, 2020 11:55:25 AM

Kellie shifted her career from working with professional athletes to working with marginalized youth. In this interview, she shares what she loves about youth outreach.

Come to the Rock: God's Promise in Crisis

Apr 29, 2020 2:41:18 PM

God as our rock is a promise of a solid foundation - secure, unchanging and permanent. Just what we need in a crisis.

Bread and Water: a diet for the desperate

Apr 22, 2020 3:30:45 PM

Jesus refers to himself as the bread of life and promises living water to all who believe. In desperate times, bread and water may be the exact diet we need.

2020 Vision: Walk Humbly

Apr 14, 2020 4:06:37 PM

UGM Staff Chaplain Sonny Westbrook looks at the foundational concept of humility and what it means to walk humbly with God.

Easter 2020

Apr 10, 2020 12:25:44 PM

Easter 2020 will be different than any Easter in memory, but that doesn't have to be a bad thing.

Jessie: Hatred Fueled by Trauma & Neglect

Apr 1, 2020 6:14:42 PM

Jessie's violent anger stemmed from a deep sense of neglect and could only be quelled by the profound gospel truth that he is loved by a good God.

Emily: Living Life Loved

Mar 26, 2020 10:44:22 AM

Thanks to a new understanding of grace, Emily went from living life in fear and shame to living life loved.