Putting Love Into Action

Putting Love Into Action

Navigating a diagnosis can be scary and overwhelming. At the Dream Centers Women’s Clinic, we do more than just diagnose and treat illnesses, but walk alongside the women we serve as they learn to navigate their new normal. A cancer diagnosis comes with a tidal...
Worthy of Love

Worthy of Love

As the moms at Mary’s Home go through the Mary’s Home Academy program, they have several opportunities to learn from others. Recently, Mary’s Home hosted a guest speaker who shared a powerful message about receiving and being worthy of, God’s...
What Does Gratitude Look Like?

What Does Gratitude Look Like?

This Christmas season, Dream Centers was able to provide a Christmas Shoppe for families at Mary’s Home and the Women’s Clinic. Thank you to all of the donors and volunteers who made this event possible! Gratitude is a choice and a mindset that is fueled...
No Longer Forced To Wait

No Longer Forced To Wait

The holiday season is busy, overwhelming, and for many families a financial burden. The desire to provide an unforgettable Christmas for one’s children forces mothers to choose between using their savings to care for their own needs or the needs of their...
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...
In the smallest moments…

In the smallest moments…

For the moms at Mary’s Home, oftentimes some of the smallest moments matter the most. This encouraging story comes from a former Mary’s Home mom, who found her story crafted by traditions like doing laundry every Saturday morning while at Mary’s Home...
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...