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"I'm Thankful for My Rocky Past": Thoughts on Gratitude from Shelter Guests

Nov 25, 2020 3:13:24 PM

"I'm thankful for my rocky past, for it has brought me here today." Miranda, Resident, CdA Center for Women and Children (CWC) 

"You Broke Down Our Biases": Nursing Students Share Experience at UGM Men's Shelter

Nov 12, 2020 2:29:38 PM

"We came here to learn how nurses can contribute to the community, but we are shocked at how much more we learned..."

Walking Away From Shame

Oct 15, 2020 2:50:25 PM

Where does shame come from and what can we do when we experience it?

Total Surrender: A Requisite for Recovery

Jun 23, 2020 4:35:12 PM

Women's Recovery Alum, Sarah Johnson, was asked to speak at the phase promotion event at Anna Ogden Hall. Her experience surrendering to God's will in recovery can encourage us all.

UGM Core Value: Stewardship

Jun 17, 2020 12:44:46 PM

UGM's own Dean Bitz unpacks the meaning of godly stewardship.

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.

Standing in Unity

Feb 26, 2020 4:57:18 PM

For Black History Month, read our guest post from three important members of the UGM community. "I would submit that God is a God of diversity…and it’s time for the Ecclesia to re-calibrate.."

Ministry in a Thrift Store

Jan 15, 2020 10:34:36 AM

Jaclyn was climbing the corporate ladder in retail, but it meant a lot of time away from family. She decided to put her trust and talents to work at UGM Thrift. Read to find our more!

God’s Book about You

Dec 13, 2019 12:52:08 PM

In our guest post by Brewer Direct CEO, Randy Brewer discusses how God helps us write fascinating stories of redemption with our lives.

Dusty's Second Chance

Dec 4, 2019 3:45:07 PM

After a 14-year struggle with drug addiction, Dusty's attempts to get off drugs and earn a living were falling flat. Now, she has a job, a life and hope.