November 2018 Newsletter
Charlene beat the odds - again!
"I thank God that he used you to save my life!"
Lake Effect Church opens doors and hearts to MTM Guests
“We meet guests at chapel and introduce them to a larger network of Christians from all over Grand Rapids and then
provide a church home for continued follow-up.” The deepest impact, however, has been on ministering to women at Mel Trotter.
From the courtroom to Mel Trotter's classroom
Donor/Volunteer Profile: Jack Carpenter
Twenty years as a trial lawyer took a heavy toll on Jack Carpenter. "I was an alcoholic, I was a drug addict and I did a lot of womanizing," he recalled. He finally talked to his pastor about his problems and attended a lecture series on the Bible for people with sinful habits. Even after changing his ways, he said, "I was so fatigued. I resigned my office and the profession."