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|

Chapel of Hope in The Christian Chronicle

by Bobby Ross Jr. A year and a half ago, Anabel Reid and fellow Abilene Christian University volunteers helped clear a pasture at Medina Children’s Home. On a recent Saturday, supporters of Arms of Hope — the ministry that oversees the children’s home — celebrated the opening of a 250-seat chapel built on the tree-lined site where Reid donated time and sweat. Arms of [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00May 14th, 2012|Giving|

Opening the Doors

Posted: Sunday, April 15, 2012 9:51pm by Peter McCrady, Staff Writer MEDINA — Troy Robertson, director of ministries for Arms of Hope, said the completion of the Chapel of Hope is a blessing to the Medina Children’s Home. “We are honored and blessed to have this chapel,” he said. “When we have any spiritual activity on this campus, we meet in our gym. It’s [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00April 15th, 2012|Giving|

Chapel of Hope Ribbon Cutting & Dedication Video

The Chapel of Hope, located on the Medina Campus of Arms of Hope, was dedicated on Saturday, April 14, 2012. The chapel was made possible through the generosity of Curtis and Molly Bedrich of Houston, Texas. They have been generous and active supporters of Arms of Hope for many years. Their dream of leaving a lasting legacy to bless the lives of the children and single-mother families currently [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00April 14th, 2012|Giving|

Hope Haven Family Living Homes Ribbon Cutting & Dedication Ceremony

The structure was primarily funded by special friends of Arms of Hope, Dale & Amy Harbison, J.C. Hall, Garry & Debbie Hawes and Danny & Vicki Looney.  Arms of Hope residents will begin populating these residences in February 2012.  The Hope Haven Family Living Homes consists of four apartments that will be occupied by by single-mother families who are active participants in the Arms of Hope Together Program.  [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00January 21st, 2012|Giving|

Ribbon Cutting and Dedication of the Lighthouse & Pat and Pete Schenkel Family Living Homes

On August 13, 2011, one hundred and sixty people gathered to celebrate the ribbon cutting and dedication of the Lifehouse & Pat and Pete Schenkel Family Living Homes on the Arms of Hope - Medina Campus. The ceremony was facilitated by Kevin McDonald, Arms of Hope President and CEO. Troy Robertson, Medina Campus Minister, gave the invocation. Curtis Bedrich, Chairman of the Board, gave an expression of gratitude [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00August 13th, 2011|Giving|

Arms of Hope Announces Plans for Dallas Campus to Assist Homeless Families

DALLAS, TEXAS -- Arms of Hope is pleased to announce its plans to initiate a pilot residential program for single-mother families in Dallas County. The Arms of Hope Urban Together Program Project will focus on assisting families struggling to escape homelessness, poverty or abuse by helping motivated single mothers and their children transition into successful, independent futures. “Single-mother families are the fastest growing component of our state’s rapidly [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:10-04:00June 15th, 2011|Giving|

Jim & Judy Fox Family Living Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

MAY 11, 2010 –– MEDINA, TEXAS –– Kevin McDonald, President & Chief Executive Officer of Arms of Hope (AOH) announced today the Jim & Judy Fox Family Living Center ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 13, 2010. The ceremony will begin at 11:00 a.m. The building has six efficiency apartments and accommodations for an onsite case manager. The residents of the facility will include graduates [...]

2020-05-27T18:34:11-04:00May 11th, 2010|Giving|