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National Night Out - Snyder, TX 2015

October 8, 2015

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NewLife Summer Camp: Themes, Memes and Dreams

August 19, 2014

Recently, Kimberly Moore (Community Coordinator at NewLife Alliance | Hunstville, TX) and I sat down to chat about her colorful theme weeks and successful first summer with NewLife Alliance. I asked Kimberly some probing questions and she definitely had some answers at the ready! My first question was: “What did your children say was their...   Read more »

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Villages of Huntsville students quoted in Local Newspaper

July 14, 2014

During a recent fieldtrip to the Huntsville Public Library, a few NewLife Alliance summer camp participants were quoted in the Huntsville Item about an exhibit that traveled from the Houston Museum of Natural History and Science. Houston Museum of Natural History and Science Houston Museum of Natural History and Science   Read more »

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Stone Hearst Christmas

January 25, 2013

For the Community Christmas Dinner, residents arrived to the sound of jazz musician, Kenny G’s Holiday CD. They were seated and offered trail mix, crackers and cheese. As they mingled with one another, they were interrupted by the sound of bells. I rushed to front door to see what was going on. Low and behold, it was St. Nicholas arriving...   Read more »

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Anson Park Christmas Pageant

January 18, 2013

Our Christmas celebration started out with a homegrown Charlie Brown Parade. We decorated the van with a hand painted sign compliments of our after school program kids. About 30 of us gathered together as “paraders,” short and tall. I drove the van up and down every cove of the apartment complex while playing festive Charlie Brown music...   Read more »

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National Night Out Eve

November 27, 2012

‘Twas the night before National Night Out and all through the community Not a human could escape the praise and worship opportunity! The chairs were set up with bodies all seated, As Borden Chapel’s choir sang “The Devil is Defeated!” Next, it was time for us to hear the Good News And how we as believers can give satan the...   Read more »

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National Night Out 2012

October 26, 2012

Our community coordinators welcomed hundreds of neighbors, business partners, and others to our communities for a wonderful display of unity during National Night Out on October 2nd. NewLife communities hosted the police, fire, and EMS departments in addition to many other vendors and organizations to promote safe, drug-free neighborhoods. Our...   Read more »

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Trip To the Zoo

August 10, 2012

Members of the Stone Hearst Community took a field trip to the Houston Zoo in Hermann Park last week. The trip included residents of all ages, from children to seniors. Upon arriving and walking what seemed like 20 miles from the parking lot to the entrance, they separated into groups and took off to see as much of the zoo as possible. In addition to visiting the animals, some rode the paddle...   Read more »

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Summer Fun!

May 30, 2012

School is out and Summer is just around the corner! NewLife offers an outstanding, fun-filled Summer program to the children in our communities. Summer 2012 will be packed with activities including Digital Destination, Vacation Bible School, water fun and many more. Our community coordinators work hard to provide not only a fun, exciting Summer...   Read more »

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College Campus Tour

March 30, 2012

The college campus tour was a huge success! By the end of the trip all of the teens that attended were excited and interested in pursuing college. We were also able to raise all of the funds necessary for the trip. We visited 5 college campuses in five different cities over the course of 3 days. The campuses included: University of Texas, Baylor University, Texas A&M, University of North...   Read more »

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