Mark Yaconelli

True Tales of Kindness in Wake of October 1 Tragedy at Umpqua Community College

Two weeks after the horrific shooting at Umpqua Community College in which nine were killed and nine wounded, Mark Yaconelli was contacted by The Ford Family Foundation. “In the midst of the shock and pain of the October 1, 2015 tragedy, there was this generous, creative, compassionate response by local [...]

By |2018-09-01T16:57:15+00:00Sep 22, 2016|Mark Yaconelli, News, Umpqua Story Project|

A Trip To The Jungle

[On May 10th I sent out a Facebook message seeking to raise $750 to help purchase supplies to help refugees in Calais. I had been invited by The Church in Wales to go and collect stories from refugees for an upcoming event in North Wales. I did not want to [...]

By |2017-08-28T18:49:08+00:00Jun 10, 2016|Mark Yaconelli, News, The Hearth|

The Hearth Holiday Gathering: Collected Stories with Mark Yaconelli

December 17th from 7:30 to 9:00pm at Temple Emek Shalom The Hearth founder Mark Yaconelli will share some of his favorite stories at this special holiday fundraiser. Accompanied by musicians Kim Starkey, Daniel Sperry, and Duane Whitcomb, the evening promises to be a mixture of true, heartwarming tales set to live music. If you want [...]

By |2017-10-03T16:26:34+00:00Dec 7, 2015|Mark Yaconelli, News, Storytelling, The Hearth|
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