Entries by Jonathan Peerboom

Where does your value come from…?

There are (3) lies that we often believe in our modern American culture. (from sermon by Henri Nouwen)   -You are what you have, your possessions. -You are what you do, your level of productivity. -You are what other people say about you, your reputation.   Even for those who find their value and hope […]


2017 End of Year letter. It is GOOD!

Dear Partners, supporters and friends of Next Step of West Michigan.  This has been an amazing year, and a hard year.  Amazing, because we are growing, getting new work opportunities, and have come very close to completing our almost 2 million dollar capital project for the 100 Garden space. Amazing, because lives continue to be […]