Graduation Number 10

  • May 4, 2021
  • BY Eric Morse
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I’ve been waiting to share this story with you. It has been the very best victory we’ve experienced in the last 12+ months. Nothing could stop this woman from accomplishing her goals at Naomi’s House, not even a pandemic.   When I first met April*, she was intense and boisterous. When she was first settling … [Read More...] Graduation Number 10
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Feed My Sheep

  • March 30, 2021
  • BY Eric Morse
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There’s a familiar passage in the book of John that has been on repeat in my head lately. It’s when Jesus tells Peter to “feed my sheep.” I have found this to be simple and honest answer I’ve been praying for from the Lord. “Feed my sheep.” What do we do about the ongoing pandemic? … [Read More...] Feed My Sheep
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Job Opening

  • March 10, 2021
  • BY Eric Morse
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Naomi’s House is seeking to fill a full-time position for our Residential Program in DuPage County. As a community of Christian believers who share a faith-based commitment to professional practice to those traditionally marginalized and underserved in society, we strongly encourage applications from groups underrepresented in our communities, specifically ethnic and racial minorities.   Overview … [Read More...] Job Opening
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Let’s Talk About Ravi

  • February 17, 2021
  • BY Eric Morse
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I’m not going to get this right, but I do want to share some thoughts regarding the allegations against the late Ravi Zacharias. Click here to learn more about him (pre-allegations) and his ministry. Anyone who heard Ravi speak or who read any of his books was most likely impacted in a significant way. Ravi had a way of communicating the … [Read More...] Let’s Talk About Ravi
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Be Brave

  • January 27, 2021
  • BY Eric Morse
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Welcome to the New Year. We have begun 2021 at Naomi’s House as we have done in the years before: thanking God for the previous year, reflecting on our work and evaluating the highs and lows, and praying for the year ahead. At the top of our list of things for which we’re thankful is … [Read More...] Be Brave
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Make Me A Better Me

  • November 25, 2020
  • BY Eric Morse
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We met two new women this month who are applying to come to Naomi’s House. My heart is so full of hope for both of them. It is likely they will enter our community, and my prayer is that they will both embrace everything our program has to offer so that they can heal. Let … [Read More...] Make Me A Better Me
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A Sneak Peek

  • October 28, 2020
  • BY Eric Morse
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We’ve been working around the clock over to put together our Annual Report. It’s honestly one of my favorite things to do each year! This reporting tool looks back at 12 months of the work we’ve done – the work you’ve supported – and we can celebrate!   2020 has been our biggest year yet. … [Read More...] A Sneak Peek
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What is Success?

  • September 29, 2020
  • BY Eric Morse
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“What is your success rate at Naomi’s House?” That’s a question I’m asked all the time, and it’s right to ask it. We recently pondered this as a staff, and Amanda, our Director of Programming, had this to share with us:   We’ve met a woman in our program who had her first baby as … [Read More...] What is Success?
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Beating the Odds

  • September 2, 2020
  • BY Eric Morse
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This month we had a victory! Our youngest woman graduated from NH. We celebrated her graduation—socially distant, outside, and with individually wrapped snacks instead of a meal—thanking God for what she has accomplished and for what lies ahead. This woman defines what it means to be a survivor: raised in foster care, no parental support, … [Read More...] Beating the Odds
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