Two Brothers Phasing Up

Two Brothers Phasing Up

The two guys you see in the photo above are Nate Habadank and Mike Zervis. They will officially phase up from Phase One to Phase Two on Monday, but tonight they shared their resolutions. It’s a special moment every man who goes through The Refuge has at the end...
Praise and Worship at Phase One

Praise and Worship at Phase One

This is a very special time of year for the men in our Ministry. The 40 days leading up to Easter provide a time to reflect on the greatest event known to mankind. This morning at Phase One, we talked about Jesus’ death, burial, and...
Celebrating Founder’s Day At Phase One

Celebrating Founder’s Day At Phase One

Today was one of the most exciting days of the year at Phase One, Founder’s Day. Four times each year, our founder, Tom Thompson, comes back to Phase One with a group of men who are about to graduate from our Ministry. It’s a chance for him to celebrate...
March Madness Comes Early To Phase One

March Madness Comes Early To Phase One

The NCAA basketball tournament doesn’t start for a couple more weeks, but it’s definitely looking like basketball season down at Phase One. The men there just put up a new hoop. If you’ve ever had to do that before, you know it’s tough,...
The Brothers Of Phase One

The Brothers Of Phase One

One of our Phase One coordinators, Vince, with some of the brothers in Vinton County this week. (Left to right) Devon, Matt, Vince, Michael, Nate, and Tom.
Affirmations, Resolutions, and Phase Up

Affirmations, Resolutions, and Phase Up

We celebrated our weekly Phase Up at Phase One this weekend. We have affirmations where we go around the room and tell each other the positive things we see in one another. Then we go into Resolutions for the guys phasing up to Phase Two. Congratulations to these five...