Broken Chains Ministry

Category: Monthly Newsletter

Monthly Newsletter – April 2017

IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) joined Broken Chains at our Wednesday outreach on March 15th. As we mentioned in an earlier newsletter, IREM has selected Broken Chains as their 2017 community service project. Many members came to the outreach with their families and brought lots of goodies for the ministry; food for our ...

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Monthly Newsletter – March 2017

Brandy, one of our long time homeless women, died January 28th in Sunset Park at the age of 41.

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Monthly Newsletter – February 2017

IREM Becomes a Broken Chains Sponsor for 2017 IREM, the Institute of Real Estate Management (Las Vegas Chapter 99), is an international community of real estate managers dedicated to ethical business practices, maximizing the value of investment real estate, and promoting superior management through education and information sharing. ...

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Monthly Newsletter – January 2017

Christmas at the Park – 2016 On Christmas day we held our annual Christmas Outreach in the park. We had DeeAnn Bennett doing a beautiful job of worship and we thank her for bringing her piano and singing such wonderful gospel songs. Then Kevin Chapman preached on “Fear Not – The Light Has Come” from Isaiah ...

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Monthly Newsletter – December 2016

Thanksgiving at the Park On Thanksgiving eve, we held our regular homeless outreach at the park. We had great worship by Kevin Chapman, a sermon by Pastor Cody on “Thanks-Giving”, and a super meal (chicken nuggets and mac & cheese donated by Hope Church; fruit, bread, and sweets donated by Panera Bread). We also ...

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Monthly Newsletter – November 2016

“2 Lunch Tuesday” for the School Year 2016-2017 Again we are doing our “2 Lunch Tuesday” program for the school year 2016-2017. We have 28 schools and 1 U-Haul location. The schools are Charlotte Hill, Wiener, Somerset Academy, Kesterson, Bass, Calvary Chapel Christian, Wallin, Twitchell, Wolff, Vanderburg, ...

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Monthly Newsletter – October 2016

On September 13th Pastor Cody and Broken Chains received the "Ordinary People, Extraordinary Measures" award from the local CAI (Community Association Institute) at a breakfast held at the Gold Coast Hotel & Casino.

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Monthly Newsletter – September 2016

“Celebration of Life” at the park During the month of July we lost 3 of our homeless population and the father of one of our previously homeless men. We held a “Celebration of Life” for these 4 men at our weekly outreach in the park on August 10th. The men we lost were Merlin White, Richard […]

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Cody Huff

Monthly Newsletter – August 2016

Pastor Cody’s Interview at Parkview Christian Church in Chicago In July 2015 Pastor Cody and Heather were invited to Parkview Christian Church in Chicago to tell his testimony and what we do at Broken Chains. Lee Strobel had told Parkview’s lead pastor, Dr. Tim Harlow, about Pastor Cody, so that was the reason for the ...

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Cave Quest

Monthly Newsletter – July 2016

“Cave Quest” at Hope Church On June 13th Hope Church, our home church, started VBS, Vacation Bible School, for the children grades 1 thru 5. The title of this program was “Cave Quest”. There were over 300 kids in attendance and Pastor Cody was asked to talk to the children about Broken Chains and what […]

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