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Welcome, Steve!

We have been blessed with the addition of a new part-time staff member!  Steve Wilson learned about some of the men here which led to volunteering.  Steve is really passionate about sharing Jesus with men in addiction.  After volunteering for several months, we...

Can you help us now?

This letter went out to our supporters last week.  The need is great.  God is greater.  Will you please consider donating? For many of us, summer means taking vacations, planting and caring for gardens, lazy afternoons at the local pool, fourth of July picnics, and...

Chuck Forsythe receives The Servant’s Heart Award

What a year this has been! Almost everyone we speak with is eager to put 2020 behind us. But one of the things we would not change is Chuck Forsythe! We awarded our Servant’s Heart Award for 2020 to Chuck because he continues to go above and beyond in his teaching and...

“Lots of good testimonials!” “So, so good,” “so well done.” Those are some of the good things we are hearing about the gala video from our virtual gala this past Friday evening. Watch and see the love that God has given for men that much of society has discarded, see...

Welcome, Stephen!

We are very pleased to introduce to you our new House Manager, Stephen Taylor. Stephen brings an enthusiasm about the life that Jesus gives that is contagious. Stephen says, “I have been known by many names – addict, degenerate, loser, untrustworthy, train wreck; but...

Online Auction Replaces Coffee for a Cause

The Jeremiah Tree staff and Board had to cancel Coffee for a Cause.  This was a difficult decision because we depend on our fundraisers to bring in needed funds to continue running The Jeremiah Tree. Since so much is moving online because of shelter-in-place rules and...

Thank you, Jeremiah!

Some people stay for a long time and some people stay for only a few months.  Either way, they influence the people around them.  Thank you, Jeremiah, for serving with us and helping us get the house up and running again!  May you follow Jesus wherever He leads you...

Jeff Carter, Executive Director

The Jeremiah Tree Board of Directors has considered what Jeff Carter actually does in his job here.  We have concluded that he does so much that the role would be much better described as Executive Director.  Last night the Board voted unanimously to change his title...

Welcome, Jeremiah!

Welcome, Jeremiah! We are very pleased to share that Jeremiah Burton is our House Manager! He is here and ready to start helping others get out of the trap of addiction. Jeremiah, we are happy you are here!

I read that there were 10 overdoses in a 24 hour period right here at Greene Memorial Hospital.

Jeff Carter

Director, Jeremiah Tree

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