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What Is Glass House Ministries?
TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 09/07/09 | Cheri Hardaway

Posted on 09/07/2009 6:13:40 AM PDT by Patriot1259

The heart of Glass House Ministries was born during a painful season in our family, when both our sons succumbed to the temptation to use drugs and consequently battled with the force of addiction in their lives. As Christians, Wayne and I raised our four children to honor and respect the Lord, doing our best to train and disciple them to live a lifestyle of integrity. The problems we faced with our boys left us wrestling with anger, hurt, and confusion, as we tried to figure out where we’d gone wrong as parents.

We experienced two types of attitudes within the Christian community as we trod this desert. Some came alongside with words of comfort and support, joining us in prayer, as we trudged through the fear and the darkness. Others were less gracious; they prayed for our family, but their looks alone made it clear that they suspected what we feared: that we were failures.

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TOPICS: Religion
KEYWORDS: abortion; children; drugs; ministry
A feature focusing on the ministry known as Glass House Ministries which helps families, children and teens struggling with issues.
1 posted on 09/07/2009 6:13:40 AM PDT by Patriot1259
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To: Patriot1259

but their looks alone made it clear that they suspected what we feared: that we were failures.

Pretty tenuous reason to reject support.


2 posted on 09/07/2009 7:56:13 AM PDT by DManA
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