Praise

Some residents & babies who have been ill are now recovering. 

After serving 2 years House Parents Shawn & Cara were refreshed by a 1-month sabbatical.

A supportive friend of RH has is serving as a Host Home for one of our recent graduates.

Participated in Carlisle Library Holiday Tour of Homes; many new community connections.

Group of 8th grade girls raising funds for RHM’s through bake sales, craft sales, and babysitting.

Our annual Alumnae Christmas Party reunited several past residents; they were joined by current residents for a time of food, fun and gift-giving. Thank you to all who gave generously!

Many businesses, individuals, groups & churches took up giving tree collections from our Wish List (link) over the Christmas season.

House Staff and residents received professional nutritional & hosting training.

Remarkable recovery progress by board member Carmine (better eyesight & driving again!).

Financial generosity (Banquet, Giving Tuesday, Year-End) that enabled RHM to end the year under budget plans that enable us to serve young moms and babies.

 

Prayer

A maternity program resident is resting more due to doctor’s orders. Pray for a safe pregnancy.

New Carlisle House Parents, Matthew & Casey Stout, as they continue to build relationships with our residents and engage in spiritual conversations.

Mother & Child residents as they transition to our Carlisle Home and new House Parents.

A recent RH graduate with 2 children experienced a recent setback with her vehicle.

A resident, who recently got her driver’s license, is seeking a vehicle to purchase.

That the hearts of our residents will be transformed as they seek life change and growth.

Good health for children so moms can continue to work.

Staff need: House Parent Assistant (Des Moines) Staffing need (link).

Staff need: Financial and Database Coordinator (start late Feb) as Sandy plans to retire soon.

As God leads, our Board of Directors desire to add additional members to their team.

Board Member Carmine Boal’s complete recovery and intensive therapy following a stroke.

Staff as they engage and work together; for continued unity and effectiveness.