Glad to Get the Lights On!

Janet budgets very carefully. Her sole income is her disability check of less than $850. After all her bills, this leaves her with $49 to pay for food and other …

Best Mexican Food North of the Rio Grande!

Well, some might say that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but it truly was  muy delicioso! Thanks to Thrivent Financial for their generous donation to purchase ingredients and to Don …

Smilin’ Eyes!

All our eyes were smilin’ at our annual St. Patrick’s Celebration with friends from the Knights of Columbus in Hot Springs Village! Homemade Irish stew, soda bread with real whipped …

A Warm Welcome on a Cold Night!

It might have been cold and rainy outside, but inside St. James UMC there was a warm welcome for the Veterans of St. Francis House. A delicious barbecue dinner and …

Helping With Basic Needs

Kara comes every month to St. Francis House and has for several years. She is a 34-year-old, single mother of five. She worked hard to support her children, currently ages …