To ID or not to ID? That is the Question. What Would Jesus Do?

To ID or not to ID? That is the Question. What Would Jesus Do?

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. And what about background checks? Who helps the homeless without any identification? It’s a conversation that needs to occur, because lack of identification is a reoccurring challenge faced by homeless people. Joy …

TEDxABQ Asks Joy Junction to Change Shirts that Say “Life is Tough … God is Good”

TEDxABQ Asks Joy Junction to Change Shirts that Say “Life is Tough … God is Good”

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. While the group’s creed is ideas worth spreading, this is obviously one idea that wasn’t welcome. The idea? “God is good,” written on a shirt. TEDxABQ Founder Tim Nisly (who I have …

Where were You on 9/11? What Can We Learn from That Day in Light of Current Terror Threats?

Where were You on 9/11? What Can We Learn from That Day in Light of Current Terror Threats?

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. As we approach the thirteenth anniversary of 9/11, we again remember the events of that terrible day and the thousands whose lives were lost to those awful attacks. However, our hearts are …

Watch Those Words! A Plea for Civil Discourse about the Homeless and Life in General

Watch Those Words! A Plea for Civil Discourse about the Homeless and Life in General

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Not usually thinking about their effect, we throw around words so casually and sometimes brutally, often from behind the security and anonymity of a computer keyboard. Even though it isn’t in any …

Recovery: Often the Difference Between Life and Death

Recovery: Often the Difference Between Life and Death

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Motivations for recovery “down to earth and even timeless.” Joy Junction’s nine month life recovery program can often mean the difference between life and death – both emotionally and physically- for many …

Down and Out on Rt 66-Taking People Where They’re At

Down and Out on Rt 66-Taking People Where They’re At

By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Down and Out on Rt 66-Taking People Where They’re At It was a typical Thursday evening in Albuquerque’s Nob Hill. People were enjoying the nice weather, and the bars and restaurants were …