July Ministry Letter ~ Praise for Volunteers from Texas

Dear Friends, So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who belong to the family of faith. Galatians 6:10 (NET) What do you do when opportunity knocks? Ignore it, wait until it passes by, or jump on it, seize the opportunity and continue until you

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Meet Our Volunteers | Trisha Trosper, Child & Youth Volunteer Extraordinairre

Family Life Services Volunteer Trisha Trosper

Consistently personable, flexible, and gracious, Trisha Trosper is not easily rattled. Even under pressure, she offers just the right response for the situation—humble and authentic yet practical and wise. I admire and appreciate how she models stability and self-control in ways that affirm and bless the families and staff here at Family Life Services. I’m

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Thank You, Volunteers!

There really aren’t words that can adequately express how much we love and appreciate our volunteers.  They are the heartbeat of this ministry, and their passion and commitment make the work we do here possible.  So, this post is just one big, giant THANK YOU to those individuals who volunteer with us at Family Life

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Fall Volunteer Opportunities

Family Life Services Property

School is back in full swing, and Fall is almost upon us! A few of the leaves are turning here on our property, and the mornings are feeling cooler. Piles of leaves, turkey, pie and sleigh bells are fast approaching. Fall is a wonderful time to volunteer at Family Life Services. There is always so

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Celebrating Service – Volunteering on the Board

When Steve Earll, the second of our Nancy Parker Brummett Service Award Recipients, first moved to Colorado Springs, he and his family were taken under the wings of Ron and Jane Knudtsen.  (Jane, if you remember, is also being award the NPB Service Award this year.)  A licensed professional counselor, Steve, with a little motivation

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Celebrating Service – A Volunteer’s Story

Twelve years ago, Jane Knudtsen joined the volunteer team of Family Life Services as a Bible Study Mentor.  She found out about this opportunity from her husband, Ron, who was working as a counselor on our staff at the time.  Feeling the Lord calling her to minister to women in this capacity, she said “Yes”

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Meet the Interns! Today Meet Scott Gingerich, FLS Child & Youth Intern

I heard a lot about Scott before I met him.  He attended Focus Leadership Institute a few semesters ago, and everyone who knew him had only great things to say.  When I met him, I understood why.  Some people have a way of making you feel accepted and at ease in a new environment, and

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Meet the Interns! Today Meet Our Focus Leadership Intern, “Katie from Georgia”

Here at Family Life Services, I’m affectionately known as “Katie from Georgia.”  I guess between my “southern belle” accent and my enthusiastic infatuation with the frequent snow, I kind of stand out here, but in a good way. I am happy to represent the Peach State!  So yes, I am from Georgia, and I love

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HBA Cares Invites FLS to Participate in Breakfast With the Builders

On Friday, February 17, 2012 Family Life Services was blessed to join HBA Cares at their host booth for 2012’s HBA’s Breakfast with the Builders at Mr. Biggs. HBA Cares is a local non-profit, separate from HBA that serves other non-profits in the city with construction needs that will further their ability to provide housing

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Volunteer Opportunities at Family Life Services

Calling all volunteers!  Looking for a way to get involved in your community in a meaningful way? Consider volunteering with us here at Family Life Services. We have a wide variety of ways to get involved. From maintenance and handy-man work to Bible study mentorship opportunities, there is a place for you and your giftings

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