Sam, a little boy in my class, lived in a challenging environment. Speaking with his mom made it seem that he lived a typical life, but as I listened, I sat on a ratty old mattress that served as the "sofa." There was little other furniture visible from where I sat,...
In the next several months, Micah will launch a community cafe in the fellowship hall of Fredericksburg Baptist Church. The goal is to provide healthy food with hospitable service in a welcoming atmosphere, just like any fast casual restaurant the community might eat...
Decrease in chronic homelessness since 2010
Lives impacted last year
Housed this year
St. Francis of Assisi put forth the challenge, “preach the gospel at all times, if necessary use words.” The word on the street is about putting faith into action. Follow our blog to keep up with the spaces we are creating for God to exist.
A man on the side of the road with a cardboard sign is the image most frequently associated with homelessness, but there is a person there as well. Meet the humans and hear the stories of those who stand behind the signs.
Micah could not make an impact without the many volunteers, supporters and congregations in the community who invest thier time, talents and resources in our work. Meet those making a difference through Micah.