STORIES FROM HOPE

THE PEOPLE SHOWED UP

When Susan Mitchell arrived at the Hope Lake Weir Campus Food Pantry, she had nothing left. After working as a caregiver for years, her client passed away and Susan found herself...

PUTTING GOD INTO VOICEMAIL

For most of Peggy Torda’s life, there has been an unrelenting call from God to pursue ministry. It was during the installation of a new pastor at her family’s...

LESS NOW

David Redding was raised in a Baptist church and was attending a huge mega church that had recently built a sanctuary seating more than 5,000. But despite the huge scope of the...


I COLLECT FAMILY

Gisela Vos was born in West Germany before the start of WWII. Her mother died when she was young, and although her father remarried, there wasn't a lot of...

EIGHT MILES AWAY

Shortly after Gary and Phyllis Hill retired, they were invited to serve on a mission trip to Nicaragua and Costa Rica. The trip was multi-purpose. Among the travelers were...