Youngstown Rescue Mission celebrates woman's success story - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Youngstown Rescue Mission celebrates woman's success story

Posted: Updated:

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley celebrated the graduation of a local woman from the Mission's Discipleship Academy.

Susan Jarvis enrolled in the Academy's program in November 2012, and participated in service projects around the Mission and community.

She also completed a final project, which required elements including a mock job interview and writing a personal testimony.

"That's the way we address it, one at a time. And if one at a time is good enough for god to dance joyfully in front of the angels of heaven, why ought not we be grateful enough to see one at a time come through?" said Jim Echement, CFRE Executive Director. 

Jarvis has been employed by the Mission as a part-time Family Services Client Advisor. She will also begin part-time work at Goodwill Industries, and hopes to attend YSU to become a registered nurse.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • 'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:53 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:53:00 GMT
    The Senate has rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law.More >>
    The Senate has rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law.More >>
  • Man killed in fair thrill ride wreck joined Marines week ago

    Man killed in fair thrill ride wreck joined Marines week ago

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:53 AM EDT2017-07-28 12:53:32 GMT
    A high school student who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair had just signed up with the Marines a week ago.More >>
    A high school student who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair had just signed up with the Marines a week ago.More >>
  • Drugs, guns found in and around Youngstown food mart

    Drugs, guns found in and around Youngstown food mart

    Friday, July 28 2017 7:18 AM EDT2017-07-28 11:18:08 GMT
    Three men were arrested on drug and gun charges at a food mart in Youngstown on Thursday evening.  Alruheim Mohammud, Michael Sullivan and Anthony Harris were placed under arrest after Youngstown police searched Ally's Food Mart and found multiple handguns and magazines as well as crack rocks, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and $1,000 cash.  Youngstown police arrived at the food mart on South Avenue with a search warrant.  When officers got to the scene, the...More >>
    Three men were arrested on drug and gun charges at a food mart in Youngstown on Thursday evening.  Alruheim Mohammud, Michael Sullivan and Anthony Harris were placed under arrest after Youngstown police searched Ally's Food Mart and found multiple handguns and magazines as well as crack rocks, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and $1,000 cash.  Youngstown police arrived at the food mart on South Avenue with a search warrant.  When officers got to the scene, the...More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms