July 11

The People of Praise Responds to Recent Press

Children play at a People of Praise block party in Shreveport. (Photo by Andy Bowar)

Contact: Sean Connolly [email protected]

Over the past few weeks the People of Praise has received a great deal of attention in the press. With this document, we aim to correct the record and provide clarity on a few important points. Read more.


We just didn’t have a childhood. Our only sense of being a child was when we were at the People of Praise.


Now Beth sees neighborhood families, rich and poor alike, playing alongside one another in the new park.


The 2018 Action conference aimed to address, as one participant put it, “universal questions that all teens have been asking themselves”.