Advocating for the Vulnerable

Advocating for the Vulnerable

We offer outreach consulting services to help churches as they develop plans and relationships with the community around them.

Better Benevolence

Better Benevolence

Churches everywhere want to know if person they are helping is being honest or if they getting taken for a ride.  With our services, churches can rest assured that will not happen.

Church and Community Partnerships

Church and Community Partnerships

Observing the separation of church and state does not mean we shy away from engagement.  To value the community we must engage with community.

Helping Churches Address Poverty in Healthy Ways.

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3 best practices when giving to someone in need

3 best practices when giving to someone in need

We have all experienced a time when someone asks us for a handout.  It is more common in the city, but not absent from the burbs.  Just the other day someone approached me in my hotel's parking lot as I was loading my bags into my car. Instinctually, I was presented with two options, to ignore him or to address him. As people who care for people, we want to give and give and give.  Heck we even look at the example of the most generous man in history, Jesus.  He encourages us to be generous and loving at all costs, right?  We are even commanded to give someone the shirt off of our back if asked (Luke 6:30).  At least that is how many of us understand His words.  We feel bad for not doing something when we encounter a homeless person. Our ...

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Can Poverty be Beaten?

Addressing Poverty In Healthy Ways

The Refuge connects homeless students with host families