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Congressman Finds Hope in Newton

Congressman Dave Loebsack visited Newton Tuesday morning to tour the facilities of Discover Hope 5:17 Ministry. Read the article in the Newton Daily News.
Employed by Whirlpool, Works for Jesus Christ

Employed by Whirlpool, Works for Jesus Christ

If you have met Brad Smith, then you have been blessed by his amazing transformation story. If you haven’t, you need to stop by while he is volunteering at the front desk (Friday mornings). Brad’s enthusiasm shines as soon as you walk in the door at Discover Hope. “If...

It’s the Name of the Game…

It’s the Name of the Game…

For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. ​Ephesians 2:10 Gracie is one of our front desk volunteers. She is most gracious at helping with the day-to-day operations of Discover Hope....

Helping in the Background

Helping in the Background

Even as I try to please everyone in every way. For I am not seeking my own good but the good of many, so that they may be saved. 1 Corinthians 10:33 I admire Lori’s dedication in serving the Lord. When I sat down to interview Lori, she made it clear that she is not...

In the Midst of a Creative Touch

In the Midst of a Creative Touch

We should help others do what is right ​and build them up in the Lord. Romans 15:2 This week we celebrate our volunteer, Kim Stevenson. Kim has a spark that matches no other. She is one of those people you instantly feel the love she has for the Lord and all people....

A Soldier for God

A Soldier for God

For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Ephesians 2:10 We often find ourselves in situations that we are not proud of. But did you know, God loves you anyway? Yes, his love is deep,...

The Gift of Helping Others

The Gift of Helping Others

God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another. Do you have the gift of speaking? Then speak as though God himself were speaking through you. Do you have the gift of helping others? Do it with all the...

Jasper Community Foundation Grant

Jasper Community Foundation Grant

God is so good, friends! We would like to tank the Jasper Community Foundation for the generous grant of $40,000! This funding will go toward the remodel of the kitchen, community hall and restrooms of our new location. We are extremely excited for what is ahead. This...

Theisen’s Community Betterment Grant

Theisen’s Community Betterment Grant

Discover Hope 517 was recently awarded the Theisen's Community Betterment Grant. With this generous donation, we were able to design and produce workbooks for our Tuesday evening Recovery Class. The thought of a life of recovery can be overwhelming. The Discover Hope...

Discover Hope 5:17 Given the Key Award

Discover Hope 5:17 Given the Key Award

Over the past week, Discover Hope's founders, Robbie Robinson and Aaron Groves were honored at the 120th Annual Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner by receiving the Key Award for their contributions to the fight against addiction in our community. To read...

Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy

Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy

We would like to publicly thank Jared Gerber and Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy for their amazing contribution to Discover hope 517! With this donation, we will continue to invest in the lives of those struggling with addiction in our community.

Fresh Start Program

Our Fresh Start Program is a 12 week accountability plan designed to aid you in starting a new routine in your recovery. This will allow you to build a support network that will connect you to healthy relationships. Most importantly, it will allow you to connect to...

Second Chance Program

Second Chance Program

We are pleased to announce that Discover Hope will be partnering with Van Maanen Electric Inc. to kick off our Second Chance program! The voluntary program is designed to help businesses retain employees that struggle with any form of addiction. For more details or...

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