Austin Humbles

From Fear to Flourishing: Pam’s Story

By Austin Humbles / July 21, 2020 /

When Pam approached First Presbyterian Church, she needed help with her rent. But what she found was a supportive family willing to walk with her during a difficult time.

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Woman serving soup in a soup kitchen

Signs You May Be Enabling Someone

By Austin Humbles / February 4, 2020 /

How do you know when your help is enabling someone? Learn how to recognize the signs—and what you can do about it.

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Investing Long-Term through the Local Church

By Austin Humbles / August 6, 2019 /

How one church is working to build closer relationships with their low-income neighbors in Jackson, MS—and how your church can do the same.

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Djaka Djigbodji and her family

A Mother’s Journey Out of Extreme Poverty

By Austin Humbles / May 31, 2019 /

Djaka Djigbodji is one of the millions of mothers who are raising families in extreme poverty. But through the local church, people like her are finding hope.

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Finding Hope After the Hurricane

By Austin Humbles / February 6, 2019 /

Pastor Ronnie Garcia wanted to see the gospel flourish in Puerto Rico. But he never imagined that he’d be on the front lines of disaster relief after one of the most catastrophic hurricanes ever to hit U.S. soil.

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