Kids’ Food Basket.

Kids’ Food Basket.

Our residents are passionate about coordinating their activities to support other organizations. This is why we love our partnership with Kids’ Food Basket. For many years, residents from The Warm Friend and Maple Woods have volunteered with Kids’ Food Basket. Warm...
Resident Council.

Resident Council.

The Warm Friend has proudly displayed the American Flag for many years. They determined, however, that the location of the flag was not ideal as it was not easy to raise and lower.  In need of a solution, the issue of the location of the flag was brought to the...
Gracious Gifts.

Gracious Gifts.

By Rev. Leigh Boelkins Van Kempen “We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us.” (Romans 12:6a) I have a daughter who is very “crafty.”  She sews, she knits, she does cross stitch, she is an excellent cook.  It is easy to feel a little jealous...
Walking by the Light of the Lord.

Walking by the Light of the Lord.

We frequently take light for granted. Because we live in a country that is well-developed, we have light virtually everywhere: streetlights, table lamps, traffic signals, overhead fluorescent fixtures, garden lanterns, nightlights. We are rarely in the dark. There is...
The Janssen Cottage Opens.

The Janssen Cottage Opens.

On May 7, we held an open house for the opening of Resthaven’s second Green House home, the Jay & Hazel Janssen Cottage. This cottage compliments our first Green House Home, Boersma Cottage. We were delighted to invite the public to see, feel, and experience this...