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

We are bound together by our stories.

Forgiveness Breaks the Shame Cycle

Apr 29, 2021 3:39:47 PM

“I’m getting older, and I didn’t want to be that old lady that’s out on the street, looking to get high.”

Before coming to UGM, Kerri was staying at American Behavioral Health Systems for short-term rehab. She expressed an interest in UGM Recovery, but knowing her 20-year history of addiction, criminality and multiple attempts at sobriety, the staff wasn’t sure she was ready for the rigor of UGM’s program. Her sobriety up to this point had never lasted long.

Ending Self-Destruction: Sarah’s Story

Apr 22, 2021 2:44:59 PM

Before entering UGM Recovery, Sarah had been trapped in a destructive lifestyle for over ten years. Her wakeup call was when her middle child was taken by CPS.

Troubled Kid to Child of God: Jesse’s Story

Apr 15, 2021 2:50:17 PM

Jesse was headed down a dark path, but Jesus had another plan.

Easter Series: LIFE after Easter

Apr 11, 2021 4:44:07 PM

Easter is the sense-making moment of history. Jesus' life, death and resurrection changed everything.

Easter Series: What Does Sin Have to do with Homelessness?

Apr 1, 2021 1:43:36 PM

We asked homeless UGM Men's Shelter guests four hard questions about sin.

Easter Series: Sin Ruins Everything

Mar 25, 2021 1:19:06 PM

Sin. Talk about a conversation stopper. But without the discussion of sin, we cannot know how much we need a savior. Enjoy this edition of our Easter series.

Easter Series: Who is God?

Mar 18, 2021 2:54:40 PM

Why does UGM talk so much about God?

Easter Series: Where is the Sweetness of the Resurrection?

Mar 11, 2021 11:40:43 AM

When our world comes crashing down, when crisis strikes, is there hope to be found in the story of Easter?

2020: A Year to Remember

Jan 14, 2021 12:41:54 PM

We celebrate the ways you were able to help create safety, stability and hope at Union Gospel Mission during a time of great upheaval.

UGM Core Value: Stewardship

Jun 17, 2020 12:44:46 PM

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