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Bethel Partnering to Help Families in Crisis Escape Harmful Debt

Bethel Bible Village partners with St. Luke UMC and Scenic Community Credit Union in a pilot program to help families in crisis end harmful cycles of debt. The Helping Hand program provides micro-loans at low interest to qualified families in Bethel’s Next Step program to break free from predatory loans, obtain a housing deposit, or purchase a needed appliance.

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Destiny’s Story: A Veteran Gives Thanks

How does Bethel’s Next Step program help single parents and families in a housing crisis? Destiny shares how our village of support helped find a job, financial freedom, and a new life for her and her son. #ittakesavillage

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Single Parents in a Housing Crisis

  Chattanooga’s Affordable Housing Crunch Hits Single Parents Hard Bethel Offers Temporary Help for Those in Crisis   Affordable housing in the Chattanooga region is a growing problem, especially for single parents with children. Last summer, the Times Free Press reported that rental rates in Chattanooga were rising five times faster than workers’ wages. And…

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New Retreat Helps Families Reconnect

Bethel has expanded its ministry to the community in 2019 with a new weekend retreat called Family Steps. Families often come to Bethel at a point of crisis. They have reached a point where they can no longer function or communicate effectively as a family. Although they have tried counseling, they still need more help,…

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Raising Children During a Health Crisis

Her husband was diagnosed with terminal cancer when their twin boys were just 12 years old. Scottie Summerlin share tips for families in a health crisis.

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Bethel Announces New President & CEO

Bethel Bible Village Announces the Appointment of Rosalind Connor as President and CEO   Rosalind Connor   Hixson, TN (October 22, 2018) — Bethel Bible Village Board Chair Lennie Furr and Executive Search Committee Chairman Kevin Whiteside have announced the appointment of Rosalind Connor as the organization’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Bethel is a…

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A Story of Restoration: My African Violet

“…All that was left was a stick in a pot.” She was a homeless single mom with no car, no job and a dying African violet that seemed to mirror her life struggles. Today, she gives back as she leads a Bethel Bible Village program for families and single parents experiencing a temporary housing crisis.

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Latisha’s Story: A Great Life Began at Bethel

When Latisha was 6 years old, her mom succumbed to a mental illness and lost the ability to care for her. “We had no running water or electricity or food in the house. I only ate when I was at school” Latisha recalled. “I didn’t know other kids didn’t live that way.” It was a…

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Adam’s Story: From Crisis To Country Songwriter

As a boy, Adam Conner was raised by his loving grandparents because his mother was not able to take care of him. “Then, my grandfather passed away when I was 6, leaving just my ‘Ma’am Maw’ to raise me,” Adam recalls. “She did the best she could, but eventually, she had to go to a nursing…

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230 Kids and Counting

Floyd and Deborah Richardson have served as House Parents at Bethel for more than 30 years! Over the years, they have helped raise more than 200 kids and they are still going strong. Lori Mitchell from WRCB-TV featured the couple in her “Making a Difference” series in 2019.  The video makes us laugh and tear…

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