FP Blog

It Is a Sin

I am blessed and humbled to share here today at St. Barnabas. St. Barnabas is a treasured support congregation within the Family Promise network.  You partner with Skyline United Methodist when they host the families.  Congregations come together to provide temporary housing to families with children for one week at a home, on a rotating [read more…]

New Beginnings and Transformations. Help us Create More!

The families you help work hard to overcome homelessness.  Your gift supports them on their journey to lasting independence.  You help parents build positive futures for themselves and their children.  What a blessing to be part of their transformational experience!   Mission Moment: Yesica’s Story “On January 27th, I had nowhere to go.  I arrived [read more…]

A letter from a 2012 Graduate Family ….

We are grateful to Family Promise for helping our family during one of the most challenging chapter of our lives. On May 10, 2012, we lost our apartment. Baby James was on the way and it was just Chris working at that time. FP welcomed us into their network and it has been a life [read more…]

Letter to Joint Finance Committee, February, 2013

  February 19th, 2013   Dear Members of the Joint Finance Committee:   On behalf of the board members, volunteers, staff and especially the families served by Family Promise of Northern New Castle County, thank you for the opportunity to speak before you today.   Family Promise provides homeless families with shelter and food while [read more…]

Guest Sermon, RiverCross, June 13th, 2015

Thank you for having me this morning.  Anne was really supportive in setting this up, though I was hoping for more of “do this and definitely don’t do this” which is the guidance I have received when speaking in some places.  What I got was, “What do you need from us? We certainly look forward [read more…]