We have looked at the most economical way to start housing people in crisis, and have determined that allowing people to utilize an RV and rent a site at a local campground may be the best way to go. Mobile Loaves and Fishes in Austin, TX began their housing ministry by buying and renovating RVs, Read more about Needing RVs[…]
***WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS*** for our upcoming WOMEN & CHILDREN TRANSITION HOUSE. We need commitments for the following needs: 1) HOUSE MANAGER – someone in North Canton (near Riverstone Pkwy) who can visit the house once a day to check the condition of the house and make sure it is being well maintained by Read more about NEED VOLUNTEERS for North Canton Women And Children Transition Home[…]
This week was a dry run – we were contacted about finding housing for a pregnant woman with a 1 year old child who had been sleeping outside. In the end, the organization who contacted us decided to keep her with them, but in the meanwhile, we sent messages throughout our organization to try and Read more about Starting Somewhere – Finding a House To Rent[…]
This 30 minute audio was recorded on 8/31/16 at a presentation to the Cherokee County Non-Profits at Cherokee FOCUS. It includes a detailed explanation of who, how and why we are serving, using a potential property in Waleska as our guideline.
If among you, one of your brothers should become poor, in any of your towns within your land that the Lord your God is giving you, you shall not harden your heart or shut your hand against your poor brother. Deuteronomy 15:7 I believe God is calling us to start a search for “The 100”. Read more about The Search for the 100[…]
When I was walking a potential property last month, I looked down and saw these bottles actually buried in the ground. I kept walking, but I heard the Lord say, “Stop. Turn around and really look at them.” So I got up close and realized that in this discarded, buried, dirty and cracked bottle, there was Read more about New Life In Broken, Discarded Vessels[…]
We want to give praise to God for the first official donation to Koinonia Communities Inc. It came through the Donate button on the web site today, so we are thankful for the tools that allow online giving. We are one step closer to providing a sustainable way of life for the homeless, all because Read more about Our first official donation![…]
Koinonia Communities is a vision which God gave to me (Penny Haynes) and my husband, Ronnie Haynes, about 15 years ago. Sometimes it just takes that long for a vision to come to pass – sometimes even longer. But God spoke that it was time, and I had all the boldness and faith in the Read more about Welcome to Koinonia Communities[…]