The Things They Couldn’t Carry (Part 2)

In the last post, I started out with too much information about all the ad hoc feuds I have had over the years with drivers when I was trying to cross the street and they were either having fun at my expense or using me as a stand in for all their frustrations with life.Continue reading “The Things They Couldn’t Carry (Part 2)”

Update: Partnered With Beauty

One of our great blessings here at the village, as we have said before, is all the wonderful community partners we have. One of our partners is CAFA (Christians as Family Advocates http://www.cafaweb.com/) who not only serve the community mental health services for anyone who needs them, but also have a service called: The CreativeContinue reading “Update: Partnered With Beauty”

The Gratitude Wall

The gratitude wall idea was created out of a village meeting a few weeks ago. Villagers expressed what the village has meant to them. Many villagers have made poems, pictures, paintings, and clay creations symbolizing their gratitude for their experience at the village. Some have added objects that are important to them as well. ThisContinue reading “The Gratitude Wall”

Events & Activities

We had a wonderful time at the village this last Saturday with Stephanie Jackson from Creative Connections CAFA and her daughter Hope. The villagers were able to participate in creating mosaic table tops. Once a month Stephanie will be coming to continue the project to work on with the villagers. When the tables are finishedContinue reading “Events & Activities”