is the means to help those who are plagued by drug and alcohol addiction
is the means to recovering from abuse
and is the means of giving life real direction.
We see the glory of our heavenly Father all around us, but for many that view has been choked out by an ugly and artificial man made environment of brick, concrete and steel and all the noises of the city that drown out the chirping of a bird or a cricket.
Many who have grown up in the cities and towns across our nation have no idea how their meat, eggs, dairy, and produce ends up in their grocery store let alone how it's made.
One of our highest goals at the discipleship center is to give residents an environment that is closer to the roots of civilization and even get a glimpse of the joy we had in the Garden of Eden.
We believe in a Christ centered view to all of life.
At the discipleship center, fulfilling Christs great commission to go into all the world and preach the Gospel, make Disciples, and Baptize in Christs name,
Why The Farm?
Farming is a place where you can see the circle of life, the birth, the growth, the maturity and the harvest, all as the seasons go by.
This is how the gospel is presented and how the church grows as well.
The seeds of truth
Planting the seeds
Some things are out of our control
Watering the seeds
Teaching young sprouts how to be self-pruners
The goal is maturity
20 Acres, undeveloped land with easy access to Rte 115, just West of Kankakee. A great place to put a farm stand on the West side of Kankakee County.
5 Acres farm with 3 bedroom 2 bath house, including outbuildings located in Herscher. A great place to get The Discipleship up an running fast, and redevelop later.
We Need Your Help
We have the dream
We have the ability
We have the time
We have the plan
All that's missing is the facility to get started with.
We've seen good properties come up for sale and we can't jump on these opportunities because we don't have the means of purchasing them yet.
Could you afford to make a one time donation or even a monthly donation to help? Perhaps you could schedule us to speak at your church or small group and tell you our story.