Thom and Michele Hazelip moved to Nashville's innter-city and soon their front porch became the place for the at-risk children to gather, visit, play and find love.
Thom Hazelip was searching inner-city Nashville for a home he could flip. When he began to meet the residents, he knew his family should move there. Thom and Michele began to interact, and play with the kids that would show up in their yard. These simple acts led them to start Front Porch Ministry as a way to help the under-served community they now call home.
Take a look as the CBN filed crew spent an afternoon with LAPD Police Officer Deon Joseph during his foot pator through the infamous Skid Row district. He shares how Skid Row is his ministry.
LAPD officer Deon Joseph knows anything can happen on his patrol of Los Angeles’ infamous Skid Row district, but he approaches each day with compassion for the people, determined to help make a difference.