Graduate Testimony – Natalie

Posted on June 6, 2017

My name is Natalie and I’m 20 years old. I am proud to say I have found God, and there is no going back for me. Over one year ago I came into the program, a completely broken and lost soul. I had tried everything that the world had to offer me, explored every religion, but I was still left empty. I was facing prison time.  As far back as I can remember,...

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Graduate Update - Robert

Posted on May 3, 2017

My name is Robert Bell and I am 40 years old.  I became a heavy drinker at a very young age.  This led to violent behavior, prison and rejection from family and friends.  When I was 14, I committed a strong arm robbery and was sent to juvenile prison.  When I got out of Ethan Allen school, I got involved with a division of the Gangster Disciples called the Lynch Mob.  First...

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Volunteer Gardeners Needed!

Posted on April 18, 2017

Are you someone that has a green thumb? We are looking for two volunteers to help our students manage a garden as a component of their healing from life controlling problems, such as a drug or alcohol addiction. We want our students to experience the wonders of God's creation through gardening. Gardening is a lifelong skill and has many benefits, including a heightened sense of responsibility, improved social skills, and heightened self-esteem....

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Graduate Testimony - Clint

Posted on March 29, 2017

My name is Clint Ryczek and I am 25 years old. Growing up I had many issues in life that I often hid from my family and others. I was a very quiet person who spent almost all my free time playing video games and watching horror movies. When I entered high school, I started using drugs to deal with my depression and for a while they helped tremendously. At first, I started drinking and smoking...

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