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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The Pain of Children Moving

by Tyler Lemmons The change of moving is inevitable in the work that we do. A family starts coming to Impact, we build relationships with the parents and children, start picking them up several times a week for different events, and then they are gone. Sometimes this happens suddenly as one day you drive by

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Impact and Arms of Hope in 2016 and Beyond

One of Impact’s partnerships that continues to be incredibly fruitful is with Arms of Hope, which operates Medina and Boles Children’s Homes  and also reaches out to people in poverty through its Family Outreach programs in Dallas, San Antonio, and now Impact in Houston.  This program provides an area church with a trained and resourced

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Core Connections Network

  Arms of Hope and the Impact Church have partnered with the Houston Food Bank’s Core Connections Network to offer training for individuals with chronic long-term illnesses. The goal is to give our community the possibility of a brighter future with the tools and confidence each individual needs to take an active role in managing

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Double Our Impact

From now until the end of the year, every dollar you give is doubled and helps fund Impact in 2017! Dear Friends,  We have a tremendous opportunity! A few generous individuals have agreed to support our Double Your Impact matching funds campaign. Under this agreement, every donation to Impact until the end of this year

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