Race for Hope 2014 UPDATE!!!

We are excited and preparing for an excellent race on Saturday, June 14th at 8 a.m.!

If you are already registered, then you may pick up your race packet at VOH on Friday from 4-6 pm. If you do that, you will not have to wait for registration on Saturday and can simply show up for the Race.

10K starts at 8 a.m.

5K run starts at 8:10 a.m.

5K walk starts at 8:20 a.m.

Awards ceremony as soon as the last runner crosses the finish line or no later than 10 a.m. Forgiven Still is the band playing live music for us on Saturday!

Vision of Hope is at 82% of its goal of $40,000.00. Help us reach that goal by donating today at http://www.faithlafayette.org/raceforhope/donate !

The weather looks awesome for Saturday! 80 degrees is the high with temperatures at Race time estimated in the 60’s!!! No rain!!! We are fired up at God’s goodness!

Pray for the safety of our participants please and for a positive impact upon our community.

-Pastor Shaw (eager for Race day!)


Mark Shaw
Mark Shaw has 22 years of counseling experience working in a variety of settings including faith-based residential programs, dealing with issues surrounding “addictions” of all types, and supervising staff positions. His experience in the biblical counseling field began in 2001. He has written 14 published works including The Heart of Addiction; Relapse: Biblical Prevention Strategies; Divine Intervention: Hope and Help for Families of Addicts; Addiction-Proof Parenting; and Hope and Help for Self-Injurers/Cutters. He also co-authored a chapter in Christ-Centered Biblical Counseling (2013).