Jocelyn Wallace (65 articles)
Jocelyn WallaceJocelyn was the executive director of the Vision of Hope residential treatment center ( on the campus of Faith Ministries until 2013. Her experience in the biblical counseling field goes back to 2002, and includes work in parachurch organizations and Faith Biblical Counseling Ministries.

Reflections on my Last Weeks at VOH

In the spring of 2006, I heard from a colleague in the social service world that Faith Church was considering opening a women’s residential treatment center.  This was of particular interest because Faith was my own church, at which I’d been a member since 2000.  When I heard about this and studied the strategic planning document that Pastor Viars… Read More»

Fullness of Joy!

Every night my husband, my  two little girls, and I pile onto our big comfy bed and have “cuddling time”for the thirty minutes just prior to the kids’ bedtime. For years, we have been using that one on one time to connect, to spend some undivided time paying attention to each other, and to simply… Read More»

Farewell to Our Dear Debbie!

Debbie Costa has faithfully served as one of the 2nd Shift Supervisors since Vision of Hope opened in Jan 2008.  Her dedication to God’s word, love for her Saviour, and loyalty to her husband and family have been a vivid picture of Christlikeness to our staff, interns, and residents.  In 2010, God chose to allow Debbie… Read More»

Happy / Sad Day

Today is a happy / sad day….. we are getting a new minor resident and one of our minor aged residents is moving back home, all in the same day. It’s so exciting to come to this day, when after all of their hard work during either the application process or during her time in… Read More»

Resident Reflection

Dear Dad, Today I chose to believe in You. Not just believe about you. Tonight I chose despite my lack of full understanding of your love for me, that I will believe you when you say you love me, even despite my feelings, for feelings are not truth. Tonight I chose to believe to put my… Read More»

Resident Reflection

Can I know you as Abba All that you are for me And ever was The diversity of life You sculpt on Your three dimensional pallet Thick white clouds that reflect sunlit hues My eyes reflect emotion Can my emotion reflect a sturdy trust in You You are amazing God I peer into the microcosm of… Read More»

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