resource center

Welcome to the New Life Cares resource center! Our goal is to connect you to digital resources that meet you where you are and help you take your next steps. Here you will find resources related to a variety of topics. By no means is this a comprehensive list, but hopefully this is a great place for you to start! Many of our video resources are from Right Now Media, a Christian media platform featuring Bible studies, videos, and more. If you call New Life home, you have access to Right Now Media! Simply create an account by visiting the Right Now Media website to enjoy full access to even more resources. If there is anything we can do to help you in connecting to these or other resources, please call the church office at 765.664.9412.  If this is an emergency or you have feelings of hurting yourself or others, please call 911.

Foster Parents

Hands of Hope Foster Parent Resources
Hand of Hope is an organization that seeks to care for children at home and abroad.
This link will connect you to a variety of resources here in Indiana.

Focus on the Family Resources on Adoption & Foster Care
Resources from Focus on the Family including books, broadcasts, and referrals.

6 Podcasts About Adoption, Foster, & Orphan Care
For those interested in learning more about adoption, foster, & orphan care.

Addiction

Substance Abuse Treatment
Find a state licensed substance use treatment provider here.

Grant County Rescue Mission & Open Heart Women’s Shelter
Rescue Mission: (765) 662-0988
Open Heart: (765) 664-9625

Mental Health with Dr. Jeff Baker: Addiction
In this video, Dr. Jeff Baker explains addiction and gives practical advice on how to
overcome unhealthy addiction.


Emotional

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
A hotline that offers free and confidential support 24/7. If you or someone you know
is in immediate danger, please call 911.

IWU Counseling Clinic
Counseling services through the M.A. counseling program at Indiana Wesleyan
University. Care is given by graduate students and pricing is based on income.

Anxiety

How Should a Christian Respond to Anxiety and Depression?
In this podcast, James Burke and Max Jeganathan talk about their personal
experiences with anxiety and depression as well as answer questions that Christians
might have about these topics.

I'm Not Anxious, I'm CALM
Melissa Taylor discusses her experience with anxiety, as well as a few practices for
overcoming anxiety in your own life.

Mental Health with Dr. Jeff Baker: Anxiety
Dr. Baker discusses anxiety, explaining how it happens in our brains and what we
can do to work through it.

Depression

A Christian Response to Deep Depression
William Smith shares about deep depression, offering clarity and practical advice for
those who may be dealing with it.

Mental Health with Dr. Jeff Baker: Depression
Dr. Jeff Baker explains depression and discusses practical tips for getting help for
yourself or someone you care about.

Grief

Mental Health with Dr. Jeff Baker: Grief
In this video, Dr. Baker talks about grief, as well as his own experiences with it, and
how we can work through it.

GriefShare
Griefshare groups meet weekly to help members walk through the grieving process.
Visiting the link above will help you to find a Griefshare group near you.

Physical

How Can God Help
Joni Eakerson Tada (Joni & Friends) shares about how God has walked with her
through pain, suffering, and disability.

When We Suffer: A Biblical Perspective on Chronic Pain & Illness
This article from Focus on the Family discusses chronic pain, illness, and suffering
from a biblical perspective.

Marion, IN Food Pantries
A listing of food pantries in the Marion area.

Grant County Rescue Mission & Open Heart Women’s Shelter
Rescue Mission: (765) 662-0988
Open Heart: (765) 664-9625

Financial

Dave Ramey's Life. Money. Legacy.
A five sermon series where Dave Ramsey discusses a Biblical view of money and
shares some practical tips on finances.

The Genius of Generosity
Chip Ingram shares about the joy of financially investing in God’s kingdom and living
generously.

Relational

Marriage with Dr. Henry Cloud
Henry Cloud discusses marriage from a Scriptural perspective in these short videos.

The Meaning of Marriage
In this series, Tim & Kathy Keller dive into how the Bible talks about marriage and
what that means for each of us in our culture today.

Not Alone
This series of short videos dives into Biblical friendship and community, and how we
can live that out.

IWU Counseling Clinic
Counseling services through the M.A. counseling program at Indiana Wesleyan
University. Care is given by graduate students and pricing is based on income.

Schedule a Care Appointment