Words of Hope

We love to celebrate this season of gratitude and are reminded of all the ways in which we are thankful as we share these words of hope: “Before Hillcrest Hope, I was in a big rut trying to dig my way out of it. This program...

Partners in Hope: St. Patrick Parish

St. Patrick is a church with a social conscious, looking to give during their times of thriving or times of need. “This comes from a leadership that owns the idea that ‘it’s not about us.’ We cannot be insular and call ourselves the church,” shared...

Story of Hope: Raunise

Raunise came from a large family with 9 siblings. Her father had been absent from an early age but her mother took leave during Raunise’s 6th grade year. It was then that she began to bear a weight that for years she carried. Raunise felt...

Partners in Hope: First Baptist Church of North Kansas City

“Sometimes people don’t think they are welcome in the church, yet here they find themselves abundantly welcome. That’s who Jesus is.” It is with this understanding and intention that First Baptist Church of North Kansas City has worked with eyes wide open to include all those...

MOD Pizza: A People First Mission

This coming Wednesday, October 4th, MOD Pizza is opening a store at Antioch Crossing (5315 N. Antioch Rd. Kansas City, MO 64119). MOD Pizza handles pizza in a unique way, individually sized with flat prices and made on demand. Yet, MOD Pizza  is so much...

Partners in Hope: Liberty United Methodist Chuch

As we sat down with Veda Donner, director of outreach at Liberty United Methodist, we offered both our congratulations for the incredible growth and outreach happening at the church and our condolences for the heartache the church has walked through in recent months. While finishing the...