Author Archives: Hank Rush

Child of God

Sometimes we can become lost in the ways of the world and search for things only the Lord can provide. Through God’s glory, I have been blessed to witness His work in thousands of lives. At Star of Hope we help guide those who are lost and hurting, looking for a place to heal. For […]

Fresh Start to a New Year

It is back-to-school time for the children at Star of Hope! The first day of classes can be an exciting time, but it can also be stressful for those parents without the means to buy proper school supplies or even the simplest things like new uniforms or the right-sized shoe. Thankfully, we have the support […]

Walk in God’s Words

Hurting people come to the doors of Star of Hope in need of a hot meal and a safe place to stay. As I think back on the individuals we have been blessed to serve, I am reminded of God’s grace. He can change any life no matter the circumstance. God uses us as a […]

God Loves Me!

Life can provide us with many obstacles, sometimes these challenges cause us to become lost. At Star of Hope, we help homeless men, women and children find the right path in life and become closer to God. You and your support make a difference in their lives. A resident by the name of Kathryn was […]

Summer is Here!

Summer is here! For children, that means a break from school and more time for fun in the sun! Next week our Star of Hope children will be heading to camp where they will spend time fishing, swimming, ziplining and participating in activities that will share the truth of the Gospel and teach the children […]

Trust in Christ!

We all experience tough times in our lives … but, when we trust in Christ, He brings us hope, and His word gives us strength. Some people who enter the doors of Star of Hope Mission have lost all hope and are in need of a relationship with God. A woman by the name of […]
Today is Star of Hope’s 115th Anniversary … a day when we get to celebrate 115 years of this life-changing mission! Ever since Star of Hope first opened its doors, it has become a light in the lives of the brokenhearted and has helped the lost and hurting find true life and faith in Jesus […]
Sunday is Father’s Day a wonderful time to reflect on God our Father and give honor to Him. Being a father isn’t easy, but God is always there to help fathers and all men who serve as father figures. A man by the name of Christopher struggled with being a father, but a new relationship […]

God Picked Me Up

It’s easy to lose control when you don’t have God in your life. At Star of Hope we help individuals who are angry, hurt, and in need of support to get back on their feet and give their burdens to God. Our hope is that they regain control of their lives even when most of […]
Have you ever fallen on hard times and felt alone? I believe God allows us to go through storms in order to strengthen us and draw us closer to Him. Many of the residents at Star of Hope Mission have fallen on hard times, in need of hope and a savior. They come to our […]