From the Water to the Wilderness

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Our students recently attended the annual Desperation Conference in Colorado. One speaker, Robert Madu, spoke about Jesus’ baptism at the end of Matthew 3 and Jesus going into the wilderness at the beginning of Matthew 4. While the assignment of chapters and verses can be helpful when reading the Bible, … Read More

My Crowded Table

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Twelve. It is the number of girls currently in our program at 180 Ministries for Girls.  It is also the exact number of girls we can squeeze around our dining room table.  It gets very crowded and often quite loud.  We yell down to the other end for someone to … Read More

My Sister’s Feet

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I had the privilege of experiencing a beautiful, ancient practice this month. However, God is in the habit of bringing the most beautiful of things out of unsuspecting circumstances. Two of our students at 180 Ministries for Girls had been at odds for about a week. Their bickering was known … Read More

Bursting Forth

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Written by a current student at 180 Ministries for Girls — When night turns to morning and the sun peaks over the snow-capped mountains, I know that the Lord has been waiting. He whispers to me sweet promises of His love. As my eyes open to find the wonders and … Read More

Perspective from a Sibling

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Psalm 127: 3-5   When I was pregnant with my first child I loved to read Solomon’s psalm regarding children. Psalm 127: 3-5 says: Don’t you see that children are God’s best gift? The fruit of the womb his generous legacy? Like a warrior’s fistful of arrows are the children … Read More

Mansions

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Many of our students love the Christian rapper, NF.  One of their favorite songs is Mansion.  They really feel that they can relate to his inner struggle.  One section of Mansion stands out to me: Fear came to my house years ago, I let him in Maybe that’s the problem … Read More

Beauty and Starbucks

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I am so unbelievably blessed to get to work with such amazingly beautiful girls every day. They are each so full of talent and a potential that’s finding its way to the surface on their journey here at 180 Ministries. But what astonishes me more is the majority of the … Read More