Nov 3, 2016 4:03:25 PM
He had the jobs, made the money, wore the nice clothes, had the stuff, but Eric Samuels never quite felt good enough.
“I was striving to do good all the time, and that’s how I was gonna get approval.”
Sep 9, 2016 4:26:10 PM
When I came to UGM a couple years ago, I didn’t know anything about homelessness. Except that it made me sort of uncomfortable.
Jul 7, 2016 1:18:58 PM
“All this time, I thought being an alcoholic was being Native American." Surely being an alcoholic wasn’t inevitable for Michael Healy.
Mar 8, 2016 4:49:30 PM
A job loss sent Chris' life spinning out of control - from drug use to drug dealing - until he found out he was going to be a dad.
Feb 19, 2016 9:52:27 AM
Every Wednesday and Sunday there’s a particular group of youth who gather to hear and discuss the word of God, share stories, ask questions and pray.
Jan 16, 2016 8:51:32 AM
“Addict” is like a bright red, sticky label that obscures the person behind it. It’s as though nothing else about the person matters.
Dec 8, 2015 3:37:15 PM
Sonja saw herself as "damaged goods" and "bad seed." She went through LIFE Recovery, stopped believing lies and started believing the truth.
Dec 3, 2015 7:16:04 PM
Stefani carried the label "stupid." She was convinced she was not enough and never could be. Now she knows she's an artistic, beautiful child of God.
Dec 1, 2015 1:23:10 PM
Troy was chronically homeless for 10 years. He came to UGM and gained the skills needed to find employment as well as a relationship with God.
Nov 24, 2015 3:54:02 PM
Keith Kautzman ran whenever trouble came. But when he entered UGM LIFE Recovery, he decided no to run - even under extremely difficult circumstances.