Friday, June 27, 2014

Be Someone Special by Doing Something Good

I always wanted to be someone special, haven’t you? We can be, and we can do something important at the same time by being part of the Mission Centers “One in a Thousand” campaign.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Loving Houston — One Year Later (Part Two)

Loving Houston was a success.  In fact, it was such a success folks wanted to know what we were going to do this year?  Would we expand and try to extend the work into more parts of the city?  Would we undertake even larger projects?  What would we do?

A lesson I learned as a photographer helped.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Loving Houston — One Year Later (Part One)

Last year Mayor Annise Parker declared June 1-8, 2014 as Loving Houston Week. Over 2,000 volunteers went throughout six underserved communities in the greater Houston area showing and sharing the love of Christ. A few months later (when the weather cooled) more than 500 additional volunteers descended upon the Sunnyside area to continue the work begun in June.  Let me update you on what’s happened over the past year.

As our leadership teams reviewed what was accomplished and began dreaming about what Loving Houston might look like in the future several things became apparent: