Welcome to the Seed Of Hope Farm website.
We are located south of Princeton, Illinois, east of Tiskilwa and
west of Bureau Junction in Bureau County, Illinois at 10144 2160 E St., Princeton, IL, U.S.A.
You have come to the Ludite
version of our website, built for folks that still use telephone modems. If you can survive the
data onslaught, you can go to the higher bandwidth (images) website
Check out our PDF brochure version 1, 2 and 3
and HERE (3) .
November 13, 2012 - The County Board met this evening, and after some discussion
decided to reject our petition for a Conditional Use Permit. Steve was unable to speak
due to a misunderstanding about when the meeting began, so we arrived too late for Steve's
part in the meeting. We are disappointed, but when God closes a door he almost always
opens another. We will be looking for that other door. We want to thank everyone who supported
us, in prayer and in deed, in the attempt to get the Conditional Use Permit. We still covet your
November 5, 2012 - The Zoning and ESDA Committee met tonight and voted by vocal
majority to send the request for the Conditional Use Permit to the County Board
without recommendation. Some testimony was given, but no new testimony from what
was given at the Zoning Board of Appeals Committee.
October 3, 2012 - After all the testimony
was heard, the Board of Appeals voted 4 to 1 to recommend the application for the
Conditional Use Permit. Praise the Lord. However, the neighbors are still fighting
See the full timeline
Here. (Updated as of November 13th, 2012.)
See some pictures of things
Upcoming items: Nothing at the moment. See
this link for information on the next farm meeting.
Please call 815-646-4950 for more information, any suggestions or proposals
Statement of mission
If you want to contact us, call 815-646-4950. Also check out our
Facebook page - Seed of Hope Farm, such as it is!
If you can pray for this fledgling ministry, please contact us for details
of our needs. If you can donate things we need, we would be very thankful.
We have much to do and small amounts of time and money with which to make it happen. We
have about 5 loaves and 2 fishes to give, so we will see how many are fed through
the Lord's math!