Stories of Hope

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Byron’s Story


Though he originally came to the Community Center when he was a teenager just to play basketball, Byron found mentorship, a relationship with Jesus, and a spiritual father. Now as an adult, he wants to give back by being involved with his church and volunteering at the Community Center.


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Moving Toward a Brighter Future

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths (Proverbs 3:5–6).… Read More »
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Out with the old, in with the new

Lily Martin, Communications Specialist I ventured to see the new Women’s Shelter on a gray, murky day in August. Parking my car just behind an overgrown fence row, I could… Read More »
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July 2022 “Pillars, Projects, & Prosperous Journeys”

April 2022 “Life & Legacy”

January 2022 “Bethesda Mission Food Bank Celebrates 25 Years!”


October 2021 “Sherburn P. Hill Remembered: 1925-2021”

July 2021  “Reach One to Inspire Hope Campaign”

April 2021 “Called According to His Purpose: Ashley’s Story

January 2021 “REACH Teens: Workforce Development and Discipleship Program”


October 2020 “Women’s Mission Renewal Project Kicks Off”
July 2020 “Building Improvements Made Amidst Shutdown”
April 2020 “Renewed Lives”
January 2020 “Bethesda Women’s Mission Renewal Project”


October 2019 “Community Center Phase 1 Officially Open!”
July 2019
“Things Needed for the Body” 
April 2019
 “Fireproofed Community Center 75% There!”
January 2019 “Mobilizing God’s Talents”


October 2018 “Thank you for Fireproofing a Life!”
July 2018  “Community Center Alum named one of PA’s Best and Brightest & High School Co-Valedictorian”
April 2018“A Grateful Heart and a Full Belly”
January 2018Radical Transformation of the Spirit”


October 2017 “A Life Transformed to Help Others”
July 2017 “God, the Girl, and the Old Building”
April 2017 “With Christ at the Helm”
January 2017 “Building Projects on the Horizon — Updated!”