There’s a path with 1Hope for kids and families in crisis

There’s a path with 1Hope for kids and families in crisis

By Inez Kirchner

Imagine a childhood filled with abuse, neglect, loss of control and life-changing trauma. Imagine being removed from your home, separated from your parents or your siblings—possibly forever. If you’re the average foster kid in Texas, you will bounce

in Youth / Kids, Family, Social Issues, Where Hope Comes From, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

Adult & Teen Challenge brings hope to addiction

Adult & Teen Challenge brings hope to addiction

By Inez Kirchner

More than three-fourths of families have been touched by addiction. There's hope and new life available. Adult & Teen Challenge is tackling addiction through the love of Christ and proven principles that are changing these statistics in our community

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Sharing our vision to positively impact our community

December 16, 2016

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A safe haven for those who choose life for their unborn

December 16, 2016

The Sanctuary of Hope (SOH) is the result of a life-long dream of Pastor John Ha...

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Mr. W Fireworks partners with churches and nonprofits

November 24, 2018

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Los Verdes knows it all started in a garden

July 31, 2018

Owner Edna Posey started Los Verdes Interior Gardens, a local family owned busin...

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A call to the Church of San Antonio

A call to the Church of San Antonio

in Faith, Happening in the Church, Happenings, Where Hope Comes From

“Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke?

January 7, 2020 By Duke Jonietz

Help Us Keep the Light On

Help Us Keep the Light On

in Faith, Social Issues, Where Hope Comes From, Community-minded Partners

The Beacon is San Antonio's ONLY local Christian publication and platform. We report on God's activity to point you to where He is working so you can join Him in His work.

November 27, 2019 By Beacon Publishers

Kris Hochart of Red Wagon Properties surprises his team with a unique gift bringing holiday joy

Kris Hochart of Red Wagon Properties surprises his team with a unique gift bringing holiday joy

in Professionals, Social Issues, Real Estate, Where Hope Comes From

​​​​​​​Leaders want their teams to be happy. Allowing employees to work remotely, incentivizing longevity with more paid vacation time, offering great insurance coverage — undoubtedly, these perks rank high on every staffer’s list.

November 24, 2019 By Jennie Rosio

January's 'opening day' of divorce season

January's 'opening day' of divorce season

in Family, Social Issues, Marriage, Where Hope Comes From, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

We picture the holidays as a happy time, with families gathered cheerfully around the tree. Reality doesn’t often match the Hollywood image. For many, the holiday season adds increased pressure to an already struggling marriage. Issues like overspe

January 2, 2020 By Amy Morgan

Redemption. Strong Foundation keeps homeless families together, offers more than shelter.

Redemption. Strong Foundation keeps homeless families together, offers more than shelter.

in Family, Social Issues, Health & Wellness, Where Hope Comes From, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

The family was desperate. Having been cast from their home, unexpected circumstances had taken them over a bridge which collapsed behind them. Their children sensed the chaos swirling around them, even while family and friends tried to help.

December 2, 2019 By Amy Morgan

From Being in prison to ministering in prisons. A miraculous story of redemption

From Being in prison to ministering in prisons. A miraculous story of redemption

in Faith, Social Issues, Where Hope Comes From, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

Tell Your Story: From pimping, drugs and prison — a light breaks through and God takes a man from being in prison to ministering inside prisons.

January 6, 2020 By Richard Zowie

Happening in the Church

Happening in the church. Trinity Baptist Church.

March 28, 2019

Happening in the church. Trinity Baptist Church. Each church's DNA is unique. Go...

Happening in the church. Village Parkway Baptist Church.

March 28, 2019

Happening in the church. Village Parkway Baptist Church. Each church's DNA is un...

Upcoming Events

Sat 22 Feb
Free Deliverance Strategies Training | Digisexuality

Free Deliverance Strategies Training | Digisexuality

in Men's, Community Event, Women's

This FREE workshop will equip you for your own deliverance as well as for ministering to others. Seating is limited to the first 30 people to register. Light refreshments will be provided.

at BiblioTech East

Sat 22 Feb
Fearless & Free Women’s Conference — Guest Speaker Lynn Lucas

Fearless & Free Women’s Conference — Guest Speaker Lynn Lucas

in Community Event, Women's

This conference is about bringing freedom in areas that we have held back from living out our destiny. This will be a great time for fellowship and refreshing. Please confirm your attendance to ensure we will have enough food prepared.

at Jubilee Outreach

Sat 22 Feb
Night Of Worship — Hosted by Gateway Fellowship Downtown

Night Of Worship — Hosted by Gateway Fellowship Downtown

in Men's, Community Event, Worship, Family Event, Couples

Gateway Fellowship Church-Downtown invites you to our Night of Worship! If you live in Downtown San Antonio, we are so excited to have this night to worship together.

at Little Carver Theatre

Sun 23 Feb
The Christian School at Castle Hills OPEN HOUSE

The Christian School at Castle Hills OPEN HOUSE

in Men's, Community Event, Family Event, Couples, Women's

Come experience Castle Hills at our next Open House on Sunday, February 23 at 2 pm. You will hear from our Superintendent, our faculty, and given a brief tour of our campus from our Student Ambassadors.

at The Christian School at Castle Hills

Mon 24 Feb
Decade of Family — A Collaborative Effort To Strengthen San Antonio Families

Decade of Family — A Collaborative Effort To Strengthen San Antonio Families

in Men's, Community Event, Family Event, Couples, Women's

Join us for the Decade of Family Launch as we dream & collaborate together to make San Antonio the best city to raise a family by 2030!

at Pearl Stable

Mon 24 Feb
Black Worship Clergy Hall of Fame Dinner — 2020 Honorees

Black Worship Clergy Hall of Fame Dinner — 2020 Honorees

in Men's, Community Event, Couples, Women's

Black Worship IX — Clergy Hall of Fame presentation. Every year we honor the clergy for good deeds and appreciation. Honoring fellow clergy, we come together to fellowship and celebrate another year of service and commitment.

at Antioch Community Sports Complex

Children's Hunger Fund — Volunteer Wednesdays

Children's Hunger Fund — Volunteer Wednesdays

in Youth, Community Event, Family Event, Couples

Help children and families in need! — Volunteer activities include Pack Food Paks, Bag bulk beans, Prep containers for international shipment and Sort donated goods. All ages welcome! Individuals, families and groups. See Description for details.

Every Wednesday

Thu 27 Feb
February Round Table: Women in Ministry by San Antonio Marriage Initiative

February Round Table: Women in Ministry by San Antonio Marriage Initiative

in Community Event, Women's

Women’s ministry leaders often discover they are on the front lines of spiritual and relational brokenness in the church. Engage the women’s ministry leader community, ask questions, and learn about the powerful resources available in our community.

at TriPoint - A Center for Life