Building more than a house

I had to lift the hem of my skirt to walk through mounds of wet garbage and junk furniture to get to the back door of 907 Hays Park. All that I could think of was another number…409…gallons and gallons of it to clean this place! Any reasoning that this abandoned house...
Good Friday

Good Friday

My day begins at 8am as I start by prepping the classroom for today’s Momentum class. It is just one of three, one hour classes that happen everyday as part of the six week job readiness program. This particular class is on Communication and Teamwork. This is a...
The patience of a harvester

The patience of a harvester

Almost ten years ago I met a young man from the neighborhood who was leading a gang and really hurting inside. He had addiction problems and anger issues and was exactly the kind of person Vanguard Street Ministries targeted for ministry. After five years of regularly...

Urban Alliance’s stories of transformation

Greetings everyone! I want to welcome you to Urban Alliance’s Stories of Transformation page. My desire is that this page will give you a glimpse of the powerful work happening here at Urban Alliance through our many programs and ministries. Each week I get to...