Grace

God had something for me

“The retreat was beautiful and overwhelming.  The people that I met, the staff, the team, the ladies and the men and Martindale—everyone touched my heart deeply.  I was invited by Georgia and Pamela, and Sr. Mary.  You know you’re not going to come back the same, and I feel spiritually changed.  I went up there because I knew God had something for me.  When I reflected, I saw myself in everyone.  God placed in my heart to call my son and say, ‘I’m sorry.’  In less than 5 minutes he texted me back and said, ‘we are OK mom, I accept your apologies, we love you.’

“I’ve been coming to the groups in the shelter, I’ve been there maybe 5 times, but they just stole my heart.  I look forward to Thursdays… those groups gave me love and hope.  God put the right people in my life, and now I want to give back.”

—Grace

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