Category: City Life

Why I’m passionate about serving teen parents

5/9/2016 in Category

By Ashley Robinson, Parent Life Coordinator

Since I can remember, I’ve wanted to be a part of a family. Growing up, my mom was a single mom and worked a lot in order to provide for us kids (my

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Starting “Parent Life”

5/5/2016 in Category

“Wait, you forgot your daughter!”

No, this wasn’t a declaration at the end of swim practice or following a long day at school. This was a snapshot of the day our oldest daughter, Kelsey (now 17),

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Head & Heart: Why we care about both.

3/18/2016 in Category

As you drive southward on Interstate-5 through Pierce County, you will see beautiful things through your window. Things like the waters of Puget Sound, the Downtown Tacoma skyline, and a snowcapped

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It takes a village to raise a kid

10/12/2015 in Category

9 years ago we started Sozo and Sozo Late Night. Every Friday night the People’s Center gym in Hilltop was jam-packed with teenagers for two hours. We soon had a really good problem…there were so

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Gospel and Pixar

4/22/2015 in Category

You’ve just been served

Very recently, during a Thursday night meeting of high school students on the Hilltop we call Sozo, a 15-year old freshman named “Martell” wanted to spend some time with

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