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“Tell Your Story” Faith and Work, Mr. W Fireworks

“Tell Your Story” Faith and Work, Mr. W Fireworks

in Professionals, Family, Faith, Finances, Where Hope Comes From

With the Mr. W Fireworks family company at risk, Vice President Kelley Martinez started a prayer event called, “Work as a Family, Pray as a Family.” It was meant to encourage employees and their families to come together to pray for the business and

December 18, 2018 By Editor Beacon

Filling Critical Need for Foster & Adoptive Families

Filling Critical Need for Foster & Adoptive Families

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

Chosen Care seeks to ensure foster child placement and decrease failed adoption placements. To stop the bleeding not easily seen from the outside. Families who have been helped by Chosen Care tend to continue with their child’s placement and healing.

December 18, 2018 By Amy Morgan

Providence Place Returns to Their Roots.

Providence Place Returns to Their Roots.

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

Formerly a brothel in downtown San Antonio, Providence Place owner Madame Volino was inspired to transform her business into a home for wayward girls. Plot twists and transformation define the beginning and journey of what Providence Place has become

December 18, 2018 By Inez Kirchner

Weekend Food. Kids are Hungry in our Community.

Weekend Food. Kids are Hungry in our Community.

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

Most of us look forward to weekends, anticipating family fun – backyard barbecues, soccer games and Little League, It’s hard to comprehend that for many children in San Antonio, weekends represent a food desert, with uncertainty about whether they w

December 11, 2018 By Amy Morgan

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Any Woman Can Offers Hope, Health and Christ

Any Woman Can Offers Hope, Health and Christ

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

Always there for younger women in crisis since 2013, Any Woman Can expanded services to assist women of all ages coping with life-challenges, a current crisis or a previous trauma. Counselors teach coping skills to help women recover and overcome

December 8, 2018 By Amy Morgan

Dream Center – Loving and Touching People.

Dream Center – Loving and Touching People.

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

THE CHRISTMAS SEASON brings the hope of a warm house, filled with families sharing a hot meal, memories and good tidings for the coming year. The season also proves difficult for many others who are facing loss, spiritual darkness, disease or financi

December 7, 2018 By Inez Kirchner

“Tell Your Story”

“Tell Your Story”

in Faith, Entertainment, Where Hope Comes From, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

In November’s Tell Your Story article, read how one of God’s children learned to listen and recognize His gentle voice to her heart, receiving guidance uniquely fitted to her artistic gift and love of quilting.

November 6, 2018 By Claude Roberts

Are You Investing Your Life or Spending It?

Are You Investing Your Life or Spending It?

in Professionals, Faith

For over 30 years, Biblical Leadership for Excellence (BLE) has helped and trained thousands from all walks of life in San Antonio and beyond learn to authentically integrate faith and the hope of the Gospel into their God-ordained every day workplac

November 5, 2018 By Inez Kirchner

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Reducing Seasonal Marital Stress San Antonio Marriage Initiative Equips Leaders

Reducing Seasonal Marital Stress San Antonio Marriage Initiative Equips Leaders

in Men, Women, Marriage, Hurts, Habits, Hangups

The founder of the San Antonio Marriage Initiative, (SAMI) Carl Caton, isn’t a marriage therapist, nor does he run a counseling center; however, his ministry is quietly changing hearts across San Antonio.

November 5, 2018 By Amy Morgan

Hey Churches, Let’s Tackle The Foster Care Crisis

Hey Churches, Let’s Tackle The Foster Care Crisis

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

November is National Orphan Month. What a better time to fulfill our Biblical call to care for the orphan. South Texas Alliance for Orphans is bridging the gap between the church community and the overburdened foster care system so that children in f

November 6, 2018 By Amy Morgan

October is Pastor Appreciation Month

October is Pastor Appreciation Month

in Men, Faith, Where Hope Comes From

Read Pastor Luis Molina’s story about God and His intervention in our lives. You don’t have to be an evangelist to share Christ. Our monthly feature encourages you to just share your story with others!

September 22, 2018 By Editor Beacon

Reaching the Youth. One Small Step of Faith… and A Ministry is Birthed

Reaching the Youth. One Small Step of Faith… and A Ministry is Birthed

in Youth / Kids, Faith, Social Issues

When we respond to God’s call to make a difference, He meets us there and miraculous events take place. Read about a local couple that has experienced the redemptive power of the gospel that changes both the spiritual and physical realms of a communi

September 21, 2018 By Dana Michea Marquez

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Ready for the Biggest Revival Event in 30 Years?

Ready for the Biggest Revival Event in 30 Years?

in Faith, Happenings, Where Hope Comes From

When a vision so big and so powerful is dropped into your lap, there are only two things you can do. Respond and invite others. Learn about the largest and most unique Crusade since Billy Graham came to our city and how you can take part.

September 18, 2018 By Editor Beacon

Changing 78207: One Life, One Family at a Time

Changing 78207: One Life, One Family at a Time

in Faith, Social Issues, Happenings, Where Hope Comes From

According to a national documentary, the area in San Antonio located in 78207 was the poster child for poverty and crime. A ministry stands up and is changing this perception one life, one family at a time.

September 18, 2018 By Dana Michea Marquez

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