The dedication of Haven of Hope to God's service was held on December 3, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. A complete video of the service can be viewed in three parts by clicking the links below.
View the Dedication Service.
Mike Greenwood, Volunteer Chaplain at HOH lead the group in singing How Great Thou Art, Redeemed, and Amazing Grace, and delivered a devotional message about how God uses ordinary people who have a checkered past such as Rahab the harlot in the Old Testament.
Janet Smith, President of the Board of Directors gave a short history about how Haven of Hope was started, introduced the volunteers who had helped with the labor intensive tasks and those who had contributed goods and finances.
Senator Ronda Storms made some remarks about the importance of having a place for ladies to go when they are released from prison and need support.
Bill Smith, retired minister, lead the group in the Dedication Service.
Janet, Hope, Melanie and Amanda at the recent Fundraiser in Sun City Center. We thank all the sponsors and those who donated door prizes to make a successful evening!
Amanda, Melanie and Hope graduated from Beauty from Ashes class in Dec. 2017.
Gannon University presented Janet Smith and Sharon Whiddon with a computer donated by Mark Emeigh. Left to right: Wes Hartlage, Sarah Sopko, Janet Smith, Sharon Whiddoon. Back row: Jacob Mattia, John Degalbo, Dr. Scott Love. The students also did volunteer yard work at Haven of Hope.