The nearly two-week journey helped the Rev. Rebecca DePoe learn a new culture and strengthened her pastoral vocation.
“We’ve enjoyed it. It’s been a great match. God knew exactly what he was doing.”
“This is about relationship, and the church has always been about relationship.”
“We’re trying to be that community of Christ to offer (addicts) a way of reconnecting with the world in ways that are helpful and allow them to flourish.”
“God’s people are responding to God’s call to help their brothers and sisters, their neighbors.”
“It’s a great bridge-building thing helping our kids realize that the police really want to help them and be friends with them and care for them, and it isn’t always about shooting somebody.”