“Is there a Vietnamese Church in Tacoma?”
Recently I received a text from a foster parent asking if we knew any Vietnamese churches in the area. The foster youth in her home, Jackie, was feeling... More
4 weeks ago, at the start of our first camp for the summer, Doug Jonson got a call from home that demanded his presence immediately.
A teachable moment
In the wake of Doug’s absence, someone... More
“I can’t talk to my mom anymore! I told her that I was interested in girls (and boys) and she flew off the handle” - Sienna sent this comment to a leader just a few days after camp.
Three years... More
Pop! Pop! Pop! Shots rang out on the streets of Tacoma as bystanders ran in every direction. A 17-year-old young man named Marcus had been shot. He died that night.
A few weeks later Jamal was... More
Honestly, the fact that this child is even alive is a miracle.” I heard this statement over the phone a few days ago, and I knew that it was true.
My name is Janelle, and I am a social worker. My... More