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Purpose, Process (Progress) and Payoff
These are words that describe Bethany House's message of hope turned into a mission of love for women and children who hunger for help.

Read more about Michelle's miraculous story, and the miracle of Luke.

     
  Would you like to add a splash of color onto the canvas of someone's life?
Well then, get your brushes ready to paint a life with love.
Sponsor families are needed to provide homes and family-like support to pregnant women and women with children. Learn More
     
  Nancy’s Bennett's Story
Once upon a time, about 23 years ago, I found myself in a rather desperate situation. Even at that moment, already His plan was in action to deliver me and put my feet on firm ground. CONTINUE
     
  Bethany House is about life, but sadly, part of life is ultimately death
Recently, Beth Rhinehart, attended the life celebration for Katy Roe, born while her mother, Keri Roe, resided at Bethany House, in 1994. Once a Bethany House 'girl' always a Bethany House 'girl'..." Continue
     
Bethany House - Away in a manger   Bethany House Believes - Away in a Manger
Every year we come face-to-face with another Christmas Season. And every year we must decide what to do about a story - a story of a baby in a manger – a baby that became the Savior of our world... CONTINUE
     
     

Together We Can!
Loneliness an emotion that so many women spend a lifetime avoiding. No one likes to feel lonely. So often the women who come to Bethany House are not only alone in the world.... CONTINUE

     
     

Sometimes Life Just Plain Hurts
Beautiful baby Maddison went to join Jesus, but not before touching many lives on this earth... CONTINUE

Grief Tips

     
     
The Oregonian
"Bethany House Turns Pregnant Girls into Mothers"
     
     
volunteer to help pregnant young women   Shared values lead to sharing the Bethany House vision
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Walking through the rubble...and winning!
If you’ve been alive more than two decades, you’ve likely experienced more than your own fair share of life-rubble. The rubble in our lives can take on many “faces.” When we are buried beneath the wreckage of our pasts, it makes living in the present extremely difficult, and the thought of the future downright terrifying... CONTINUE
     
     
Sacrifice
Forfeiting, or giving up something, at first seems unpleasant, even painful at times. In our world, we cling to our “stuff,” whatever those special “things” might be. Yet, in days past, people truly embraced the blessings of sacrifice, or giving gifts of eternal value... CONTINUE
     
     

How do you Measure Success?
We live in a world that is hungry for success. Measuring success in concrete terms, when it comes to people and their personal progress, isn't quite as easily defined. In fact, the compelling thing about success is it looks different for different people... CONTINUE

     
     
Kristy's story
Kristy's story is one of ultimate redemption, new life embrace, and ongoing success. We are so thankful for her desire to change, grow and put all she learned at Bethany House to good use for her and her family. Continue
     

 

 

     
Bethany House Phase 2

The New Vision:
Be part of the future

Friends, we want to update you on some very important decisions. After a session with our visioning team, the input of the board and other associated ministries, we have concluded that it is time to take the next big step, Phase II. It has always been the heart of this ministry to make a deeper impact on these precious lives with an extended program... CONTINUE

     
  Celebrating how sponsor families help
Most of the young people that went to my school and lived in my neighborhood were statistics. If you weren’t the one out of four that were graduating, you were either going to end up dead, in jail, an addict, a struggling teen mom, or a drug dealer and/or gang member." CONTINUE
     

A marine to be proud of!
Who would have known that the first child born to Bethany House would be serving our country? In 1988 Bethany House had its first arrival, baby Lucas. Like many young women Lucas's mother Cathie found herself pregnant and wondering what to do...
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  From the Director's Desk
Dear friends, there is never a dull moment at Bethany House. When Jack and I started welcoming young women into our home almost twenty years ago, we had no idea what God had in store for us.

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Jewels Shining Brightly
"With Her Head Held High ...", "A Diamond in the Rough!", "From Tears to Joy" Jewels shine brightly every day at Bethany House. You help make these women sparkle!
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Together We Can!
This program is much more than its staff, however critical these incredible people are. Without community involvement, this program would not have flourished for the past 16 years... CONTINUE
     
     
There's something about sunny summer days
Spring is a good time for cleaning our homes, but when it comes to cleaning up our hearts and minds, we are better off enlisting the support of others... CONTINUE
     
     
A Home for Logan
Lindsey gave birth to Logan on July 19, 2004 and in November she decided to give him a better chance at life through adoption. CONTINUE
     
     
  Watch them grow... and grow!
We talk a lot about babies and moms in our stories. However, Bethany House also shares about touching future generations. After fifteen years, we are beginning to see the trickle effect of what our services have done for others. CONTINUE
     
     
  Anorvia's happy ending
The future looks brighter than ever for this former Bethany House resident and mother of an adorable three-year-old girl! CONTINUE
     
     

For over 15 years, Bethany House has shined its beacon of light in an often dark and dreary world – a world that promotes and entices its youth to be sexual, yet cannot offer real solutions to the teen pregnancy epidemic. There is hope. And you can help! CONTINUE