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Shults-Lewis Seeking Executive Director

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Shults-Lewis Child and Family Services is seeking to fill an opening as EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR of the agency. Those wanting to be considered for the position should have the desire to help at-risk teens reach their full potential; strong administrative skills; excellent people-to-people and networking skills and the ability to represent the agency in public and[…..]

Georgia Agape Addresses Safe Haven After Adoption

Friday, December 1st, 2017

Georgia Agape is wholeheartedly invested in ensuring that families succeed. They are currently in the process of adding an additional service for their families. The Training in Adoption Competency (TAC) certification, which is an 18-month training offered in partnership with The Center for Support and Education and Georgia State University prepares social services professionals to[…..]

Christian Family Services in Florida – Update on Hurricane Irma

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

We received a lot of calls/messages/emails from Network 1:27 members regarding our safety during Hurricane Irma. Please advise everyone that the good Lord was watching over us and was extremely merciful – no real damage and now have power back on & open for business. Please ask for special prayers for the Liberty Youth Ranch,[…..]

Christian Family Services Reminds Us Of The Fatherless

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Focus on the Fatherless “But you, God, see the trouble of the afflicted; you consider their grief and take it in hand. … The victims commit themselves to you; you are the helper of the fatherless.” Psalms 10:14

Charles Hampton of Georgia Agape Retiring

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

It is with a sense of accomplishment that I draw to a close my full time work after 44 years of service to children and families. On June 30, I will retire from Georgia Agape after 20 years. I want to express my appreciation to the many professional peers and friends with whom I have[…..]

May is National Foster Care Month

Friday, May 5th, 2017

May is National Foster Care Month, a month set aside to acknowledge foster parents, family members, volunteers, mentors, policymakers, child welfare professionals, and other members of the community who help children and youth in foster care find permanent homes and connections. During National Foster Care Month, we renew our commitment to ensuring a bright future[…..]

“Owning Faith” Reimagining the Faith Journey of Tennagers

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

The mission of Westview Boys’ Home includes ministering “to the physical and spiritual needs of underprivileged, delinquent, and neglected children,” but it also calls on Westview team members to “continually increase public awareness of the needs of children . . . .” As a consequence, Westview’s executive director, Dr. Ron Bruner, has worked with Dr.Dudley[…..]

GodWorks, Latest Book by Dr. Harold Shank

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Read “GodWorks” the most recent book by Harold Shank. Since all of you know Harold, I thought you would be interested in his new book GodWorks, Joining Jesus on the Journey.” In this book Harold celebrates 50 years of ministry by sharing personal stories to inspire others. Harold says, “Like the narratives in the Bible,[…..]

Agape Child and Family Services in Memphis Moving!

Monday, August 29th, 2016

WHAT? Agape’s headquarters will relocate to 3160 Directors Row, Memphis, TN 38131 WHEN? Effective August 29, 2016 WHY? Our ever-growing team and areas of town we serve made this move a good fit in terms of timing and location. We are blessed to have had this building donated to our organization. It will allow us[…..]

Resource Needed

Friday, August 19th, 2016

Resource Needed We are seeking a resource for placement of a 31 year old male, on disability. He is described as highly intelligent, but has anxiety and I am sure some other issues. He currently lives with his Mother and Father (an elder in the church,) whose health is breaking / deteriorating. They live in[…..]