A Giving Tree Celebration Story

    This is the story of University coming together to provide gifts for 850 children in the foster care system. Watch as see as children were able to do crafts, hear stories, decorate cookies and much more!

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      Gonzalez Family Story

      12.07.17 | Love, Foster & Adoption

      Paige and Billy Gonzalez had always thought they might adopt one day, but it was their older son, Will, who first initiated the desire to adopt out of the foster system.

        Zach Thompson's Story

        12.03.17 | Faith, Love

        By the age of 25, Zach Thompson had accomplished much. An Eagle Scout, graduate of MacArthur High School, and former member of the U.S. Special Olympics basketball team that once traveled to compete in China, Zach was living a full life and found...

          A Story of Prayer

          11.19.17 | Prayer

          When Ellie Dowling, age 12, wrote a note on her bulletin tear-off and dropped it in the offering plate, she had no idea that soon thereafter a card filled with the prayers and signatures of her church family would make it’s way to her home.

            Marla Svedeman

            11.09.17 | Love, Neighboring

            When you meet Marla Svedeman, she will take your hand with a warmth and gentleness that lets you know how much she already cares about you, and then she will look you in the eye with crystal blue kindness, a look that tells you she already loves...

              The Schrader Family

              11.02.17 | Love, Neighboring

              It was 1997 when Terri and Scott Schrader moved in to their neighborhood, Hidden Meadow, a zero lot line enclave that included 32 houses on their street alone.

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