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A KenCrest Team Goes Above and Beyond for Individuals in Need

When an individual is in crisis and need of help, KenCrest staff will go above and beyond the call of duty to help.

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I Want to Start a Movement: Erase and Replace

There is an important model in health care called the Health Belief Model. In the simplest terms it says that we act on what we believe, and unless our beliefs…

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I Want to Start a Movement… You Can Build Hope

This past month, Lutherans everywhere celebrated the 500th anniversary of the reformation. Martin Luther publicly challenged the practices and beliefs of the Catholic Church.  One of the beliefs he challenged…

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I Want to Start a Movement:  Engage the Spirit

This week is the first full week back after the holiday season.  The news on the radio is already broadcasting how many of us have given up on our New…

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I Want to Start a Movement- Start Fresh

For Christmas this year, my daughter made my husband a scrap book. I truly think it was his favorite gift. My husband saves stuff in boxes in the basement, and…

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I Want to Start a Movement: Bring Light into Work and Life

In every place I have ever worked and in every neighborhood where I have ever lived there are complaints.    It is pretty much the same everywhere.  See if you recognize…

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I Want to Start a Movement…Joy is Created

In our new Annual Report, we told a few joyful stories. Here are some clips: Lashana has a place to call her own.  She had the skills and the determination…

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I Want to Start a Movement: Expectations Matter

I was reminded this week of a story of someone I supported back in 1990. Nathan’s parents were told at his birth to not expect much.  His parents were given…

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I Want to Start a Movement: if ‘can’t’ means you ‘won’t’, then ‘can’ means you ‘will’

I grew up in a family that had a lot of expressions. Many perplexed me. I was a serious and curious child, so I listened intensely and pondered many of…

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I Want to Start a Movement: Networking for Work, for Life

My son decided he wanted to enter the food industry when he was 15. By age 16 he selected the Culinary Institute of America as his target school. That college…

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I Want to Start a Movement: A Colorful Life for Everyone

Create a meaningful life inventory with KenCrest’s colorful life graphic representation that describes certain areas of your life.  There are so many things that come to my mind when I…

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