Entries by ken

What if it was you?

Valentines Day Week – just passed. Kudos to all of our volunteer outreach workers in all capacities: street outreach, drop in, office drop in, prayer partners, donors, those who cook for our event dinners, the ones that donate sleeping bags and all kinds of other goodies that we use as tools to make connections with […]

Thank you from Danielle

Hi my name is Danielle. I just want to say thanks for letting me tell my story here on family radio CHRI.  Telling my story and having people listen is really a great step.  I like that it can help people who really need it right now. Maybe my story would touch your heart and […]

Episode 8: Danielle’s Christmas Wish

Hi I’m Danielle. My wish is that everyone has someone to be with this Christmas, and if not, that they feel God is with them, that His presence would comfort them and remind them that they are not alone. I wish that everyone will have a place to stay, that no one has to spend […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 7 – What’s happening now

  “Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story! Jason baptized me in the Ottawa River. He used to drive me to church with his family. It was a turning point […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 6 – Innercity Arts

“Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story!     I was trying to get into transitional housing, and they said two things: first, I had to volunteer, and second, they […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 4 – Back to Ottawa (again)

“Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story! When I was 17, my stepfather invited me back to Ottawa and I agreed, after he promised he would never hurt me again. […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 3 – A repose in the midst of trouble

“Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story! As soon as I turned 16, my friend’s mother invited me to live with them. It was a very emotional experience finally escaping my […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 2 – The Beginnings of Abuse

“Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story!   This is Danielle’s story in her own words: We moved to Ottawa when I was six, that’s when the abuse picked up. […]

Danielle’s Story: Episode 1 – Early Life

“Danielle’s Story” is a series running throughout December. To listen to the audio backgrounder from Family Radio CHRI, click the play button below. Follow along all month to hear this amazing story! Hi my name is Danielle. This Christmas, I’d like to share my story with you- not to make you feel sorry for me, […]