Double Our Impact 2018

Double Our Impact is here again! We are always excited to share the annual Matching Funds campaign that funds our ministries for coming year, but this year we are particularly grateful to be passing along a number we believe illustrates what God continues to do through Impact – 94%. A recent audit showed that Impact

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Ambassadors of Compassion

by Dennis Jaeger  The last four years Impact has had the opportunity to host groups of high school freshman from the Cy-Fair School District through a program at those schools called Ambassadors of Compassion (AOC). AOC is designed to teach leadership skills and integrity to students in public high schools. Ambassadors of Compassion curriculum is

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Celebrating a Milestone

By Tyler Lemmons As we begin our sixth year of Impact Mentoring I would love to share the story of Gabby and Regina, a mentoring pair who have been together all five years of the program. Gabby was one of the first people I went to for advice when I was dreaming up the mentoring

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Camp Courage

By Caroline Morales Impact VBS 2018 is in the books and what a summer it was! Our theme this summer was “Camp Courage” and 400 children spent 6 weeks learning about people from the Bible who did (or in some cases did not) exhibit courage. We focused on Joshua 1:9 and taught the children that

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This Summer at Impact

• 550 children from K-12 will be involved in Impact’s summer programs and will learn about the love of Jesus Christ. • 400 children will attend 4 full days a week for 6 weeks of 2 concurrently running VBS camp programs • 75 volunteers will teach reading to 400 children, who will each receive 23

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Another Open Door

We are seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Case Manager, preferably bilingual, to be housed at Impact Church of Christ and work alongside Leslie Salinas.   If you or someone you know is qualified, please look at the job description and let us know!  For inquiries, email *protected email* POSITION DESCRIPTION: Family Outreach Case Manager (San Antonio,

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Relationship

by Dennis Jaeger Relationship. One word that, more than others, describes what happens during the summer at Impact.  Everyone involved grows into a deeper relationship with Jesus and a deeper relationship with other Christ-followers.  These relationships carry far past the summer and are life-changing for all.  It’s a significant word for the Barrow family. Like

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Seeking to Empower

By Patrick Lemmons One of the primary goals of the Impact Distribution Center – now called the Resource Center – is, while continuing to provide people with the supplementary food and clothes they need to adequately feed and clothe their families, to also equip people with the tools, knowledge, and information to improve their situations

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What We Can Learn from Children

I love this sweet picture.  The image moves me powerfully. Two eight-year-olds leaning in over their Bible, laser-focused, working together, carefully pointing to a particular verse. This occurred during our seven-week summer children’s program, which every year involves 400 elementary children, and they were working on memorizing nineteen verses[539 words] from Matthew. 157 children memorized

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An Exciting Update

          We’re excited to pass along an update! As we’ve announced in recent weeks, Impact has acquired the former home of the Lindale Church of Christ and added it as a second campus. The two buildings on the property, however, are badly in need of repair and we are in a

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An Exciting New Vision

For the last several years Impact has been in prayerful discussion about two important challenges facing us as we move forward and expand our mission—our need for a larger facility and the fact that many of the people we want to serve no longer live near our location. A wonderful opportunity came in the former

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Vincent

by Chris Lemmons Vincent is quiet, hard working, soft spoken, and willing to do absolutely whatever is asked, no matter how menial or dirty. Vincent works in our Distribution Center five days a week. He is very grateful, loves to help, likes to stay busy and likes to look for opportunities to make others’ job

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