Events

Summer Camp Victory 2012

Arms of Hope residents at our Medina campus were blessed to be able to attend Camp Victory this Summer of 2012. While there, they participated in multiple activities such as rock climbing, rope repelling, zip lining, swimming, canoeing, hiking and team building exercises. Along with the activities, campers took part in many devotionals and spiritual activities that helped them build their relationship with God. [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00December 21st, 2012|Celebrity Endorsements|

Medina Campus Children Treated to Evening of Fun

Nov 21, 2012 (Kerrville Daily Times - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) -- A group of kids from the Medina Children's Home got their Christmas lists for Santa Claus answered early this year with a night of presents, dinner and shopping. "This is the best day of my life," Ambar Troxel, 6, said. Texas philanthropist Vic Sahm, his family and a few local businesses brought [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00November 21st, 2012|Giving|

Together Program Attend Women of Faith

Earlier this month, eight of our Together Program moms from the Medina Campus and four staff members were blessed to receive tickets to the annual Women of Faith Conference in San Antonio.  The Women of Faith Conference is a traveling group of speakers, authors, musicians and artists who hold the conferences in major cities every year. The conference is a time of spiritual renewal [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00October 24th, 2012|Giving|

Duncanville Campus Reception

The reception for the Arms of Hope - Duncanville Campus was held on October 23. Those who attended were able to visit with others interested in serving single-mother families. A tour of the apartment complex was provided to the visitors by several of the single mothers and their children who participate in the program. The families participating in the Together Program are provided housing, utilities, case management services, [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00October 23rd, 2012|Giving|

ACU Revisits Medina Campus

Abilene Christian University’s agricultural department arrived at Arms of Hope – Medina Campus on October 12, 2012. They were an amazing blessing to our campus in the short weekend they were here. While they were here, they worked in our commissary organizing inventory, helped clean out pens for our kids participating in the Bandera Stock Show and helped decorate mums for our kid’s homecoming next week. Here at [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00October 22nd, 2012|Volunteering|

Boles Campus Hospitality Groundbreaking

On Saturday, August 25, 2012, more than 140 people gathered on the Arms of Hope Boles Campus for the groundbreaking of the Paul and Mary Lou Winkler Hospitality Center.  Each year the Boles Campus has over 1,000 visitors, mostly volunteers, many of whom will now stay in this facility upon its completion.  These visitors include church, college, business and other volunteer groups or families of our residents who [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00August 27th, 2012|Volunteering|

Johnson Street Church of Christ Visits Medina Campus

Kevin Huddleston brought down 33 on June 10th, 2012, and what an impact they made.  They blessed us with work projects, facilitating our worship Wednesday night, serving us dinner and providing a VBS program one day for our Single Mother’s kids.  It was an amazing week!  Thank you so much Kevin and Johnson Street for always serving our campus in the way Christ meant for us to serve.  [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:09-04:00June 15th, 2012|Volunteering|