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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!


UPDATE 6.11.2019 In all families, change is inevitable, and the Jeremiah Tree’s family is no different. It is with sadness, but also with great anticipation, that we bid goodbye to Mike Powell, our House Manager. A chance for an affordable apartment opened up, and...

Welcome, Gary!

The Jeremiah Tree Board of Directors is thrilled to announce that God has brought an extraordinary man to fill the role of Operations Manager.  Gary Chapman brings a solid understanding and love of the gospel, a pastor’s heart, personal experience with addiction and...

September Newsletter 2019

Read about the new staff arrangement, graduation, and how you can help.

November Newsletter 2018

Catch up on the latest news at the Tree plus hear about our fun Recovery Run and Community Day!

May Newsletter 2018

Fnd out how you can help those struggling around you as well as hear what needs the Tree has.

July Newsletter 2017

12 Ways to tell if your child is using drugs + Pictures from our Coffee for a Cause event.

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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