Courage and compassion

“Because he loves me,” says the LORD, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name. He will call upon me, and I will answer him; I will be with...

Enjoying the summer

Wellhaven tenants ventured outside to enjoy the patio in our courtyard to soak up the sun while enjoying each other’s company.  The space features a variety of different games including bean bag toss, washers...

Volunteers host sing-a-longs at Wellhaven

Volunteers can make all the difference to a variety of programs and organizations around the world. The tenants of Wellhaven are grateful for the volunteers who share their time, especially when music is involved....

Animals provide more than smiles

Wellhaven residents were recently treated to a new experience. Cock-A-Doodle-Zoo, an exotic petting zoo, brought a variety of different animals. A representative from Cock-A-Doodle-Zoo shared information about each of the different animals. Wellhaven tenants...

Fun for All during Pre-Parade Party

The Wellhaven Pre-Parade Party was a success, providing an event for everyone in the community during River Falls Days. More than 400 community members attended the event along with Wellhaven tenants and children. The...

How do I get there from here?

The Lord had said to Abraham, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you” (Genesis 12:1) Abraham (Father of Many) did not have a Global Positioning System (GPS), Google...

The start of a new tradition

For one week in August, Hope Residence could have been described as a “Wild Kingdom.” With the rising costs and limited camp options for residents, Hope team members decided to host a camp for...

Live the Humble Life

Speak and act as those who are going to be judged by the law that gives freedom. (James 2:12) by Reverend Mark Bartsch Have you set high expectations for yourself? Do you do your best...

An internship leads to career in helping others

When Emily Bullert started college, she was only interested in finding a career that would allow her to help others. She considered a few different majors and settled upon Recreation, Tourism and Therapeutic Recreation...