A car accident in South Carolina wiped them out financially, and they had nowhere to stay after they arrived. Jason found work as a day laborer, but it wasn’t enough for move-in costs on a new home.
This is the story of Pat and Jessica Barnes and how drugs tried to rip their family apart.
“Love always trumps evil, and it will surround me in my family in a house that is much more like a home.”
Every year, we celebrate Veterans Day by honoring the men and women who serve our country and uphold our freedom. Many Americans would claim that there is no higher distinction.
“We’ll be in our own, brand new house, never having to worry about being homeless again.”
As the 6-year-old boy spoke these words, I could hardly hold back my chuckle. It was a sunny but breezy (rain imminent) Florida afternoon, so his eagerness to go explore the Yanowitz Family Playground in his new backyard came as no surprise to me.
Community leaders and partners of Harvest House on Tuesday revealed the renovated housing complex at the 2700 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Sarasota.