Love Fullerton 2016 Recap

by Amy Gaw

Love Fullerton 2016 Recap This year’s Unite for Cities Multi-Citywide Serve Day was amazing! On Saturday, over 6,500 volunteers gathered to serve their cities, loving Anaheim (700), Brea (600), Buena Park (600), Fullerton (2700), La Habra (700), and Placentia (1200). There was an estimated 100+ churches, working alongside each of the cities’ local businesses, private and…



Unite Against Domestic Abuse – Updates

by Amy Gaw

This new year has been filled with activity and growth for the Grapevine Ministry. I am now teaching classes on preventing and recovering from Domestic Abuse to six different groups each week. God has provided the opportunity to partner with The Lighthouse to reach a rotating group of women who are coming through their shelter…



LOVE FULLERTON – Short Story

by Amy Gaw

In order to insure the privacy of the individuals discussed, names and places will be changed. Quotes have been paraphrased from memory. A few weeks ago, we were tasked to visit a residential home that had been tagged for code violation in order to investigate whether or not there was something we could do to…



Unite for Foster and Adoption

by Amy Gaw

Safety Net “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.” Galatians 2:6 Safety net. I take mine for granted. When my world seems to be falling apart, I know that I can rely on family, close friends, church family, and the closest friend of all, Jesus. The call…



Beyond Love Fullerton

by Amy Gaw

In April, 2015 as part of Love Fullerton, a group of volunteers from For His Glory Community Church set to work on cleaning and beautifying Commonwealth Elementary School. From painting paw prints on sidewalks and planting flowers to installing playground equipment or washing windows, it was a behind the scenes effort to bless the students,…