COOKIES WITH MOM!

COOKIES WITH MOM!

For many of the families at Mary’s Home, Christmas at Mary’s Home may be the first time in a long time they have a place to call their own and make Christmas memories together. This is a story from the perspective of one of the children at Mary’s...
PEACE OF MIND

PEACE OF MIND

We’re honored to serve women from all walks of life at the Women’s Clinic. This is a story from a woman we serve at the Women’s Clinic. Nine months ago, I moved to Colorado Springs hoping for a change. I thought I could get a better job and have...
The Life-Changing Work

The Life-Changing Work

This is a story from one of the incredible volunteer teachers at Mary’s Home who co-teaches the Alpha course, which explores questions about Christian faith. I had the privilege of co-leading an Alpha course for the Mary’s Home mothers. This is a Christian...
Cutting Pineapple

Cutting Pineapple

This is a story from one of the incredible volunteer teachers at Mary’s Home who co-teaches one of our life skills classes. Who knew something as simple as cutting a pineapple could be such an impactful experience! It’s my sixth week co-teaching the Mary’s Home...
Rewriting Stories Through Education

Rewriting Stories Through Education

Most of the moms at Mary’s Home never finished high school. Maybe their families didn’t value education. Maybe they got in trouble and dropped out. Or maybe they had children and had to quit school to work or care for their child. Many grew up without permanent homes...
Hope Grows Here

Hope Grows Here

Have you ever watched a garden come to life? Planted seeds and nurtured those seeds until they became beautiful flowers? Or food for your family? Gardening is a magical, transformative process. And while it takes time and finesse, it’s something that anyone can learn...