• 2013 March of Remembrance!

    Come participate in the 2013 Holocaust March of Remembrance Houston. It is important at this point in time in our nation’s history that we as the church come together to speak out against the rise of anti-semitism and death spirit that is surging, not only in the U.S., but the world over.

  • Who Will Save America?

    Calling Samuels to Arise!

  • A Strategic Response to Joel 2

    God has five-steps He wants us to follow when responding to Him in the midst of crisis.

  • Courageous Visionaries

    We live in a world of complexities and challenges. We need men and women...

Dr. J. Doug Stringer
Founder and President,
Turning Point Ministries
Somebody Cares
America / International

Dr. J. Doug Stringer is founder and president of Turning Point Ministries International, which birthed an international movement known as Somebody Cares, a network of organizations impacting their communities through unified grassroots efforts. Doug began identifying community needs through his work in the inner-city of Houston, Texas in 1981.


Praying Effectively…. Through Times of Challenge

The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much. (James 5:16b NKJ) “Prayer is so much more than handing a list of requests to God. If you want earth shaking results, you will be required to travail until heaven’s plan becomes a reality on earth. If we are honest with ourselves, we must admit [...]


Revival Preparation Part 2

What brings us to our knees? What causes you and me to cry out to God in desperation? Is it simply an unquenchable desire to draw close to the lover of our soul? Or does it take something tragic to awaken our hearts? The fact that we are even asking ourselves the question is a [...]


Revival Preparation Part 1

What will it take to obtain both personal victories and breakthroughs for our city and nation?  God so desires to satisfy the longing of our souls and the cry of our hearts. He has a destiny He intends us to fulfill individually and corporately. Discouragements, disappointments and distractions have caused some of us to forget [...]


The Mended Net or The Welfare Net?

What if economic downturns led the government to cutback on welfare and other benefits that have become a lifeline for some Americans? What if legislation were passed which reduces or eliminates tax benefits for charitable contributions? Questions such as these were posed in the 1990s when the strategic initiative of the Somebody Cares network began. [...]