Iraq War veteran finds healing at Bessemer ministry

BESSEMER — A 2017 Point-in-Time Count conducted by three government agencies revealed that more than 40,000 veterans are homeless in America on any given night. These veterans risked their lives to protect the American dream but, upon returning home, found that dream unattainable for themselves and their families. Instead of prospering and living the dream, … Continue reading Iraq War veteran finds healing at Bessemer ministry

Donations to The Foundry by May 31 will be doubled

BESSEMER, Ala.— People like Cris and Austin are examples of the hundreds of struggling men and women The Foundry serves who benefit from the resources and programs funded by “Matching Challenge” contributions. An anonymous supporter has contributed a total of $25,000 and challenged other friends of The Foundry to donate an additional $25,000 by May … Continue reading Donations to The Foundry by May 31 will be doubled

Books available at free author event in Bessemer

I’m signed up for another author event, and it’s free.I’ll be at the third annual Bessemer Public Library Local Author Extravaganza on Saturday, August 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free to attend for the general public.Thirty authors will be on hand selling and promoting their books.I’ll bring copies of Heart … Continue reading Books available at free author event in Bessemer