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Easter Series: Where is the Sweetness of the Resurrection?

Mar 11, 2021 11:40:43 AM


Just the word evokes thoughts of bird song and budding tree branches, spring dresses, pastel button downs and family photo opportunities in dewy grass before church. When I was little, we called it Resurrection Sunday and I remember feelingas tangibly as the breeze on my skinthe spiritual significance of God having made all things new. I could smell it. It was encompassing and factual.

And then adulthood hit.

2021: What Will Be New in the New Year?

Jan 7, 2021 2:34:09 PM

Will anything be new in 2021? YES! God's mercies are new every day. UGM's Sonny Westbrook encourages us to place our hopes for the new year in Christ and Christ alone.

2020 Vision: Bear One Another’s Burdens

Oct 8, 2020 8:25:07 AM

UGM Marketing Director Barb Comito answers why UGM shelters maintain a high barrier.

Don't Get Your Hopes up

Apr 6, 2016 4:56:22 PM

Kevin Downey grew up with the belief that when things are going well, it's best not to "get to your hopes up."

Hopelessness to Homelessness

Oct 30, 2015 4:14:03 PM

UGM Men's Recovery participant David Nicosia's reflection on how his hopelessness led to him becoming homeless.

Homeless, Hopeless, and Alone

Jun 17, 2015 4:52:00 PM

Homeless, hopeless, alone, and addicted to alcohol, Trace Hardin came to UGM and went through LIFE Recovery. Last night, he graduated.

5 reasons you should care about that hopeless drug addict

Feb 13, 2014 9:26:00 AM

Why Christians should care about addicts