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Overcoming Obstacles To Work

(This is the 4th post in our 2018 "Celebrating Work" series. Each week we're highlighting a different theme about work and asking YOU to help contribute. Join in and let us know your…

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We Had a Party Because He Lost His Job

It sounds weird right? And then it hit me – you can’t lose a job if you don’t have a job! Jerry learned from our class that failure was actually a component of success, and that failing was not the issue, only failing to get back up. He got up, kept moving forward and is still working today…and looking for a second job!

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Individual Recovery to Community Transformation

This is part 2 of a series of 2 podcast episodes where James Butler and Dr. Anderson Spickard discuss the issue of addiction that impacts each and every one of us in some way.

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The Redeeming Work of God: A Conversation with Seth & Andrea Sears in Costa Rica

Seth and Andrea Sears were challenged to really know Jesus and understand the Lord’s will for their lives. After they read Ron Sider’s book, Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger, they felt…

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Another Chance to Find Purpose

Sometimes life doesn’t make sense when you are in the middle of it. …

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Inside the Wire: A Conversation with Scott Jamieson of Church of Another Chance in Nashville

Scott Jamieson grew up believing that being successful was what life was all about. He went to college, excelled in his career, and become the CEO of a business in Baltimore by the age of 37. But he…

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I’m Thankful…For The One

(Editor's Note: This is a guest blog post written by Marty Imper, Administrative Assistant and Jobs for Life Instructor at Attack Poverty in Richmond, Texas.) …

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Podcast (Episode #10): Restoring Baltimore - A Drive with Pastor Rod Hairston

After the riots in Baltimore, David Spickard was invited by Pastor Rod Hairston, pastor of Messiah Community Church located just outside of the city, to see the neighborhoods where the violence took…

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