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The Problem with Self-Improvement

Apr 19, 2018 4:26:17 PM

I am highly susceptible to self-improvement plans, especially those that lay out steps to success: Do these 5 things and you will be a better wife, mother, employee, friend, Christian. I desperately want someone to show me the way to be the best me I can be.

Learning about Grace and Truth

Nov 23, 2016 2:49:53 PM

Staff writer Merrily Brast reflects on what she's learned in her two years at UGM and what she'll take with her as she moves on to her next adventure.

What Is a "Grace-Based" Environment?

Mar 29, 2016 4:28:08 PM

Grace isn't simply "letting people off the hook." Jesus helps us understand how He heals us and what grace actually is in the healing process.

UGM Camp: Treasuring At-Risk Kids

Jul 10, 2015 2:43:00 PM

Kids learn new skills, do outdoor activities, and have fun at UGM Camp. But more significantly, the mission of Camp is to make kids feel treasured.

The Beauty of God's Love

Feb 16, 2015 4:17:56 PM

Former UGM Staff Writer, Merrily Brast, shares a few thoughts about God's love.

The Resolution to Change

Jan 8, 2015 9:54:00 AM

Tim O'Brien resolved to stay and finish the Union Gospel Mission Men's Recovery Program. He chose life transformation.