Feed the Need Concert coming April 17th!

Some of Nashville’s most talented young singers, songwriters, and performers will share the stories behind the songs during an evening of acoustic musical entertainment to benefit Knox Area Rescue Ministries.  The event will be 6-8 p.m. on Sunday evening, April 17 at Cox Auditorium in the Alumni Building on the UT campus. WIVK-FM is helping […]

“My addiction had taken everything but my life…” Read Kristi’s story of restoration in KARM’s March newsletter.

Kristi was raised in a loving home, but questions about why her father left the family caused her to feel empty. Lonely and confused, 14-year-old Kristi turned to drugs and alcohol to fill that void. Over the next 15 years, Kristi’s drug use increased and led her to a cocaine addiction that would prove nearly impossible to overcome. Kristi spent time in and out of jail, repeatedly entering treatment programs but quickly falling […]

Happy VOLentine’s Week!

At KARM, Volunteers are the heartbeat of our ministry. With  the demands of  24 hour a day, 365 days per year care for those in desperate need coming through our doors, we could never staff to meet all those needs. So our volunteers are essential and very active in everything from serving meals, to maintaining our […]

Escaping the bitter cold of the streets for the warmth of God’s love…

When you’re homeless, there is no such thing as a mild winter.   Michael learned the hard way — sleeping in cardboard boxes and under freeway overpasses.  He even tried stuffing himself inside a duffel bag to keep warm.  But the frigid air and piercing wind always find a way through the threads of fabric, […]