Inspiration from the Spiritual Development Team

Our Spiritual Development team shares their favorite pieces of inspiration and spiritual guidance.
June 23, 2016/by Alison Gates

We know Youth Violence is on the Rise

Hear what Emily Neal and Daniel Nelson diving deeper into understanding why youth act in violence and what you can do to be part of the solution.
June 21, 2016/by Lynn Luong

Monitoring your Kids on Social Apps

Social apps are becoming increasingly popular. It's important to have conversations with your kids and their presence online.
June 21, 2016/by Amy Williams

Tips to Manage your Child’s Time on Devices

Is your child actively browsing the internet frequently? Here are some tips to regulate your child's use.
June 20, 2016/by Lynn Luong

Young Men & Veterans Provide Beacon of Hope to South Side

A Mercy Home youth helps kickstart a service project with veteran's organization The Mission Continues to aid his own high school in Chicago's Calumet Park.
June 20, 2016/by Victor Nieto

Why are Priests called Father?

Explore the origins of calling priests “father.”
June 17, 2016/by Christa Rooks

Young Man Plants Peonies

After receiving a gift of peonies from a parishioner at Fr. Scott's parish, a Mercy Home youth and coworker work together to plant the flowers in their new home.
June 16, 2016/by Victor Nieto

Trauma, Violence, and the Brain

Early trauma can affect brain develop, leading to future violence.
June 16, 2016/by Christa Rooks

Teen Girl Finds New Home

It can be difficult to escape a home full of abuse. Read how Courtney found a safe place at Mercy Home.
June 16, 2016/by Christa Rooks

Hector’s Story

Hector's story shows the power of potential. Watch the video of one of Mercy Home's Youth, Hector tell his story.
June 15, 2016/by Christa Rooks

Congratulations to 2016 Mercy Home’s Graduates!

Mercy Home's Leader Council hosted its 14th annual Graduates' Luncheon to celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of our graduating class of 2016.
June 10, 2016/by Victor Nieto

St. Xavier Gift Basket Donations

St. Xavier University sent gift baskets to our young men and women as a part of the University's week-long event dedicated to giving back to the community.
June 9, 2016/by Victor Nieto
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