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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving time is such a special time. It’s a time to reflect on all we’ve been blessed with and as Christians it’s a time to reflect and thank God for all He’s provided. There’s always something to be thankful, as cliché as that may sound.…
Angela Houston
November 22, 2016
Life Skills

Giving my gifts

For a long time, I saw myself as someone who had nothing to offer. I had my talents but they were not something that I considered helpful to advancing the Kingdom of Christ. For instance, I love to organize. My husband bought me a P-touch…
Angela Houston
October 25, 2016
Life Skills

1000 Gifts- Practicing being Thankful

I have always loved Thanksgiving. Nothing upsets me more than when I see the news stations focusing more on Black Friday than on Thanksgiving. Its not about the food for me. While I love to cook and eating is always a pleasure, I enjoy what…
Angela Houston
October 25, 2016
Volunteer Corner

Lemme tell ya,

I am Michelle’s daughter, Mikaelyn. I am her first child, but the second oldest in our family. We  have a pretty big family, I have four siblings and sometimes more. My mom started to be a part of the Safe Families Organization about a year…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016
Ministry Updates

Power of 10

Giving is hard for me. I grew up in a church and can remember when I was in first grade and I won $10 in a Sunday school contest. My father trying to teach me to tithe from a young age said that I needed…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016
Ministry Updates

Look at All God has Done!

I have personally seen God many times throughout the story of the sweet family of 7 that we are serving.  From the beginning, I have known that God placed this family in the GLR family for a reason.  It hasn't been easy or pretty the…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016
Life Skills

Start Small

It’s amazing how our nutrition is SO closely linked to our mental and physical health. As I continue to educate my own self on the importance of eating healthy and moving my body, I can’t help but share it with other men & women who…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016
Volunteer Corner

Blessed in Return

Danny and I agreed when we moved to North Texas in 2013, I would not need or have to go to work. I wanted to be available for my mom when she needed me.  Then came the grandbabies and I wanted to be available for my son…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016
Volunteer Corner

When the Lord Nudges

My name is Angie Millner. I'm married to Dan and we have four beautiful girls. My family and I are firm believers in the mission behind Grace Like Rain. We feel that supporting families, especially those in crisis, is a powerful way to show Christ's…
Angela Houston
October 18, 2016