We have had three sessions of AT&T Summer Program students this summer. Our first session was held at Challenge House #2, located at 311 Bryan Street. The second session was held at Challenge House #3, located at 123 South Fowler Street. The third session was held at Challenge House #4, located at 517 North [...]
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“Mr. Wally’ he said, ‘I have something I want to ask you; How come you do what you do”? I was caught completely off guard. I had taken him, a senior in high school, to a community concert, along with a senior girl. (I had gotten to know both through a faith-based summer teen “work-over-welfare” program, [...]
It started with a door knock in 2010, over at Challenge House #2. I opened the door, and there she stood: sleek, bashful, determined: "I need help with math". 6 years later she has a job, and is about to graduate from our community college! Fast forward from that door knock; we just had breakfast-lunch [...]
*A lawyer calls; his yard man has gotten old and sick, and can no longer carry out mowing and yard work at his office. He knows the easy way is to just call a commercial mowing company, but he's read about the work-over-welfare summer programs at Challenge Houses, and calls, "wondering if any of the [...]
I was reading in my Bible this morning: II Chronicles 34:1-3. A boy begin to “seek the God of his father, David’, and 4 years later began ‘purging” his country of its pagan practices. I encourage you to look it up~ In the apartment and in this small office, I have a plaque which reads: Today, [...]