5 Things You MUST Know About Night of Hope

By Lance Lang | Jul 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Today marks just 14 Days til Night of Hope OKC 2016! Momentum is growing exponentially with each passing day for this year’s Hope-Filled extravaganza! To get you ready to go, today I’ve listed 5 things you MUST know about Night of Hope OKC! Check them out! 1. Get There Early The event starts at 7,…

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5 Reasons to Get Excited About Night of Hope!

By Lance Lang | Jul 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Today we are 3 weeks away from Night of Hope OKC! Registration is crazy this year, so if you haven’t let us know you are coming, please click here and register! So far this year’s event is shaping up to be one crazy night… just to give you a little taste of what to expect.…

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It’s By God’s Grace

By Lance Lang | Jul 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

Here’s the story from our resident of the month for June, told in his own words. (read all of it) It’s by God’s good grace that I found Hope Is Alive.  A good pastor friend of mine once listened to my life-story.  He had been around situations involving addicts and was moved in a way that…

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HIA Men’s Resident of the Month – May 2016

By Lance Lang | Jun 13, 2016 | 10 Comments

Last month we introduced a new element to the HIA Men’s Mentoring Program. It’s called Resident of the Month and it’s given to the individual who for the past month embodied all of the core values of our program. Values like: giving back, being on time, encouraging others, leadership and of course SOBRIETY! This month’s…

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It’s YOUR Time

By Allyson VinZant | Jun 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

I spend my time often telling our ladies that the little things add up to an entire lifetime before we know it. The small steps we take everyday, which seem unimportant at the time, become our existence and the mark we leave on the world. In the past month I’ve had some gut wrenching emotions…

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Men’s Resident of the Month – April 2016

By Lance Lang | May 17, 2016 | 5 Comments

It was a Sunday night a few months ago and I was sitting around a big circle table in BJ’s restaurant. I was surrounded by all the managers from each men’s mentoring home. (If you don’t know, all of the HIA houses have two managers that live in the homes and provide direction, mentoring, enforce…

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It Was Christmas Eve

By Allyson VinZant | May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was the day before Christmas, surrounded by family and friends and unbeknownst to me my engagement day; that my phone started ringing. A 405 area code popped up and I almost didn’t answer the buzzing phone. It was Christmas Eve after all. But, I reluctantly picked up the phone the most upbeat voice I…

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It’s Contagious

By Allyson VinZant | Apr 20, 2016 | 1 Comment

Lately, I’ve been sick. Not the runny nose, give me a trash can now before I loose it sick. But the kind of sick that is unexplainable. My head feels like the pressure around it is going to make it cave in on itself. I can hear the rushing of my carotid artery in my…

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Jiggling and Flailing

By Allyson VinZant | Mar 29, 2016 | 3 Comments

I am not good enough. I can give you 50 reasons to back that up. My hips are too big. My hair just never seems to look right. My laundry room looks like a college dorm-room. It is simple to see that I am average. Not special in so many ways. For many years of…

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..And The Door Will Open 

By Lance Lang | Mar 21, 2016 | 1 Comment

From full to FULLER HOUSE! Last Sunday night at Hope HQ a realization hit me. It was sad, scary and exciting all at the same time. As I stared around the living room I counted 35 men! Can you imagine 35 men in your living room? It was crazy. The A/C could barely keep up,…

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