Ten Ways to Address Homelessness: Listen to Their Stories

February 8, 2018 | Steve Sparks

The third way to address homelessness in my blog series“Ten Ways to Address Homelessness” with 60 practical ways to make it happen is . . . Listen to their stories. Every person has a story, and every story matters to God.  At Wichita Falls Faith Mission, we are committed to listening and getting personally involved…

Blankets for the homeless

Ten Ways to Address Homelessness: Meet Their Physical Needs

February 5, 2018 | Steve Sparks

Don’t Give Up on Hope is the first way to address homelsessness in my blog series “Ten Ways to Address Homelessness” with 60 tips or action steps of practical ways to make it happen! The second way to address homelessness is . . . Meet their physical needs. Christ met the physical needs of people…

Ten Ways to Address Homelessness: Don’t Give Up Hope

January 25, 2018 | Steve Sparks

Wichita Falls Faith Mission is celebrating 60 years of serving the homeless through our three locations ― Faith Refuge, Faith Mission, and Faith Resale and Donation Center. The process of helping the homeless get back on their feet is sometimes long and daunting, but God is faithful, and we’ve seen countless stories of homelessness rewritten.…

Don’t give up on hope

January 18, 2018 | Steve Sparks

Don’t give up on hope. In the Old Testament book of Ezekiel, there is an account of dry bones being brought to life.  This vision shows the impossible becoming possible . . . the very definition of a miracle.  Someone asked me the other day whether I believed in miracles.  I replied, “It doesn’t matter…