Firepit Chats


A Jar of Pickles & A Both Hands Project

November 16, 2023

What exactly does a jar of pickles have to do with a Both Hands project? Well, to one widow who was recently served by a…

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It’s been nine months…

April 11, 2023

We’re seeing people step up and live out James 1:27. Let Both Hands founder and president, JT Olson, tell you more about a special group…

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It’s a Wonder-Filled… Firepit Video?

December 21, 2022

This Christmas we’re grateful for what God has done through 15 years of Both Hands. It got us thinking… what if Both Hands never existed?…

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Reflecting on this Week

July 1, 2022

This week’s SCOTUS ruling is just the beginning. Now more than ever we need people to see that adoption IS an option. The #1 reason…

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A Prayer for Ukraine

March 2, 2022

Our hearts are heavy this week as we watch the headlines coming in from Ukraine. Both Hands founder and president JT Olson sat down at…

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It’s James 1:27 Day!

January 27, 2022

It’s January 27th, AKA James 1:27 Day! Today is all about honoring orphans and widows all over the globe. The calling of James 1:27 is at the heart…

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Living a life of impact vs. a life of ease

November 22, 2021

Hear some encouraging words from JT of living a life of IMPACT over ease along with some exciting updates from our new Executive Director, Jared…

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The Manager’s Report

December 24, 2020

I was ready to give the best Manger report you’ve ever heard for this Christmas season, with a full nativity scene and everything! But apparently,…

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JT is a Grandpa!

July 8, 2020

Hello everyone! JT here! Last month, I became a grandpa! My daughter and son-in-law decided to name their son after my father, Othello… Pretty cool name,…

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Our idols are gone!

May 27, 2020

I was struck by the words of Psalm 34 this week. The psalmist is rejoicing in our God, proclaiming His name over everything else… And I…

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