Ogwal Akway

My name is Ogwal Akway, I’m from Ethiopia and I was adopted by a local family through Bethany Christian Services in Grand Rapids. I came to The Potter’s House as a freshman and I had no skills in English at all. For me, I think The Potter’s House was a great school...

Roede Family

At times, you choose your journey. Other times, your journey appears to be chosen. Such was the case in our family’s arrival to The Potter’s House. Before my oldest son was even ready to step into the world of pre-school, a family friend had invited us to a banquet to...

Alumnus Hoogeboom

It was a ridiculously hot day. The sun was so strong that I think my clothes were getting sunburn. We clambered into our rented vans and turned up the air conditioning all the way. “Is it always this hot in Mexico?” I thought.Our group arrived at the juvenile...