Together We Can!
Loneliness — an emotion that so
many women (men, too) spend a
lifetime avoiding. No one likes to
feel lonely. So often the women
who come to Bethany House are
not only alone in the world, facing
an unplanned pregnancy, but
also a majority of them feel
lonely. They’re afraid to rely on
others for fear of being hurt or
rejected — again.
Yes, again. Abuse, in all its cruel
forms (mental, emotional, physical,
and sexual) has touched 90%
of young women who enter our
That’s why we work so hard to ensure that our residents
have an opportunity to experience safe, loving,
and trusting relationships in a family-like setting.
When Christ walked the earth, he walked along side
others. He surrounded himself with His chosen disciples
and other supportive friends. He reached out in
love to the wounded men and women who crossed
his path. Through His power, love, and building positive
relationships, he was the greatest Life-Changer
the world has known. That’s why we’ve decided to
ask you to walk by our side this coming year as a Life-
How do we define Life-Changer in the 21st Century?
1. a strategic partner; 2. one who strengthens a ministry
by making a regular investment in Kingdom
work; 3. a person who give of themselves to bless
Things done consistently have great impact. Daily
time with God. Weekly family nights. Regular meals.
Regular exercise. Even regular deposits to a retirement
account have a way of adding up.
Imagine the impact of regular investment in Bethany
House? More women and children, just like the ones
you read about in these newsletters, will experience
life changes beyond their imagining. They will trade
loneliness for togetherness, woundedness for wholeness,
hurt for hope. Please consider the impact you
can make as a strategic Life-Changer, for together we
can achieve what we could never possibly achieve