• Lighthouse

    Liam, Lighthouse resident

    by  • July 11, 2010 • Guest Stories, Lighthouse • 0 Comments

    Liam came to Lighthouse after he split up with his partner. Like other Lighthouse residents, he sometimes comes to Shiloh for meals and company. “There’s always someone to talk to here. It’s such an amazing place.  The volunteers work hard and they’re here to help. One of them (Derek) helped me get a doctor’s and...

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    Darren, Manager at The Lighthouse

    by  • July 11, 2010 • Lighthouse • 2 Comments

    “I’m the manager at the Lighthouse and a trained Christian minister. At the Lighthouse we have a heart for people that society has ‘written off.’ They may have even written off themselves. We are definitely not a hostel. We are a family home; a safe place for people to change, grow and experience God’s...

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    James, Lighthouse Resident

    by  • June 28, 2010 • Guest Stories, Lighthouse • 0 Comments

    James sometimes went to Shiloh before he became a resident at the Lighthouse. “My feet brought me directly to the Lighthouse. I don’t know how they just did. I had a good life until the age of 13. But then my Mum said she wasn’t my Mum.  I went off the rails. I ended up...

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    Richard, Lighthouse resident

    by  • June 28, 2010 • Guest Stories, Lighthouse • 0 Comments

    Richard is currently living at the Lighthouse, across the road from Shiloh, since February 2010. He often drops into Shiloh for meals and company. “I’ve been through kids’ home, drugs and theft. I was on heroin for twenty years, having started on girls, gas and glue at the age of 13. Then one day I...

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