Ten Years on the Streets

After a divorce, Ryan found himself living on the streets back and forth between Clackamas and Multnomah counties.  He found himself weighing advantages of the many services available in Portland and contending with violence throughout the night, or staying in...

Thinking Outside the Box

This kind soul that has been a part of The Father’s Heart Street Ministry for many years. His reputation of positivity and gratefulness is contagious.  Living as a paraplegic caused from diabetes he continues to express kindness and appreciation. We...

Advocacy is Important (Part 3)

You may remember that in May of 2022 we posted about our neighbor that was living on the streets with a TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury).  Seven months later, In the beginning of November, he was finally placed in a group …

Prayer through Relationship

The Father’s Heart is a faith-based nonprofit.  It’s not uncommon to see prayer.  We pray a prayer of thanksgiving over our meals.  We pray for people on their way to job interviews.  We pray for encouragement and opportunities.  We pray …