Following Jesus – Making Disciples – Changing the World

Joel Johnson

Service-Through-Play? Meeting Real Needs in God’s Kingdom

Roughly every other month, our high school and middle school students stuff the back of my Toyota Camry with soccer balls, snacks, and sidewalk chalk, and together we head to a small apartment complex in Southeastern Tacoma. Our friends Ben and Stephanie Thornberg are property managers for a group called Network Tacoma, which provides low-income housing for families transitioning out of homelessness.…