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Jeff Kreiser - Hope Rising

Jeff Kreiser - Hoping Rising

Hope Rising

What would cause a twelve-year-old boy to put a rope around his neck and end his life? This distressing question was turned over and over again in parents and students minds just weeks after the school year had begun. The primary cause that was pointed out was bullying. Yet, bullying is not the only thing that would cause this type of action. It could’ve been any number of behaviors, environments, exposures, or incidences that would make somebody vulnerable to distress, isolation, discouragement, depression, and, ultimately, hopelessness. This is an epidemic in our society. Many are wondering if there will be a good tomorrow, if there is hope for a better day, if there is meaning in this thing we call life. Where can hope be found?

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Who is Jeff Kreiser?

Jeff Kreiser is the Director of the ACTS Group, which is dedicated to advancing city transformation strategies in the greater Sacramento region. Jeff has worked in several contexts of urban ministry, started a new church, served on the staff of Lakeside church and taught as an adjunct faculty member in Psychology and Bible & Theology at William Jessup University since 2005. Jeff is leading, consulting and activating gospel based leaders to make a lasting change in the lives and communities.

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