Black and white filled Chick-fil-A on Friday as the family friendly fast food restaurant celebrated Cow Appreciation Day as people of all ages dressed as cows to get free Chick-fil-A food. The second Friday of July is penned as Cow Appreciation Day and in its 10th year, Cow Appreciation day drew in a medley of activities to the Chick-fil-A on Boca Chica Boulevard. read more →

14 Jul 2014
July 14, 2014

College Credits at Faith Farm?

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okeechbee-campus-cwt-1South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary and Faith Farm Minis-tries have partnered to offer long term, residential, recovery students college credits upon completion and mastery of Faith Farm’s 9 to 12 month aca-demic curriculum. Both organizations believe that this partnership may be the first ever of its kind. The partnership allows for academic opportunities for Faith Farm students through offering college credits for completing the Phase I, 9 to 12 month recovery program and passing a comprehensive test. It also provides an avenue for continuing their education, either online or class-room instruction, for a student in Faith Farm’s Phase II Program, specifically the Omega College Program. read more →

beef-quality-assurance-certificationThe Okeechobee Campus of Faith Farm Ministries, a long-time producer of quality beef cattle in Okeechobee, Fl, recently achieved the Beef Quality Assurance Certification, provided through a promotional offer from Boehringer Ingelheim and the national Beef Check Off Program. All full-time employees and program graduates involved in the daily cattle operation at Faith Farm passed multiple BQA Certification tests, making this the first drug & alcohol rehab center in the nation to achieve this certification. read more →

09 Jan 2014
January 9, 2014

Comprehensive Work Training Program

January 9, 2014 Okeechobee Campus 0 Comment

“A student is not above his teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like his teacher.” Luke 6:40 (ESV)

The unfortunate truth is that unemployment is an on-going reality for most here at Faith Farm. The anxiety of not being qualified or able to find a job and looking at what life will be like next can be a faith challenge since jobs are at a premium. But with that being said, they are out there. No matter how bad the economy gets, there will always be someone out there who needs someone like YOU!!! read more →

The Okeechobee Community Choir, under the direction of Sandy Perry, recently presented its 15th annual Christmas program consisting of seasonal favorites and the cantata, Sing With the Angels, at the First United Methodist Church. The choir, comprised of 55 singers representing 17 area churches, has presented a Christmas and Easter cantata annually since December of 1999. Local residents and northern visitors who read music a little and can match pitch are encouraged to join. read more →