A different Christmas story – little child shall lead them…

In the midst of often ordinary days, yesterday something extraordinary happened at KARM.  A sweet little six year old child wanted Santa to bring her something very different on her wish list for Christmas.  Instead of gifts, she wanted to help feed the homeless people of her community.  No gifts for Christmas?  Such a wish […]


Joe’s Support System Leads to Recovery

Joe loved motorcycles. An avid rider, he was content to spend weekends on his bike with nothing but open road ahead of him. Unfortunately, those rides came to a halt after a devastating accident left him unable to walk or talk. Following the Crash Joe spent four months in the hospital. In a coma for […]


Volunteers Needed as part of Coats for the Cold

As we enter the last week of collection for Coats for the Cold, the hundreds of coats generously donated by our community are piling up. And while it is not too late to donate that unused coat hanging in your closet, we’re looking for volunteers to help sort, hang, and rack the coats we’ve received. […]


“God took me out of the gutter and helped me”….hear Joy’s story

“I just walked off one day and didn’t go back. Then I looked up and suddenly it was ten years later.” That’s how Joy described ten lost years of drug addiction, filled with despair, loneliness, and regret. I’m Burt Rosen, President of Knox Area Rescue Ministries.  Joy had attempted treatment 15 times before she came […]