At Jagoe Homes, we’re extremely proud of the fact that we’ve emphasized quality and value for our customers for more than 70 years. As a family-owned and operated business based in Owensboro, Kentucky, we view our buyers as friends and neighbors because, in many cases, they are. In the following pages, you’ll learn more about who we are, what we do, and how we carry on the traditions established by our grandfather as we strive to live our Vision.
3624 Wathens Crossing
Owensboro, KY 42301
Owner & CEO
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Prior to becoming a Christian eight years ago Faustin Nsengimana’s life was a mess. Faustin was an alcoholic and in terrible physical condition. He severely neglected his family. He was physically and emotionally abusive to his wife and kids, and careless about his kids’ education, food, health insurance, and other basic needs. Faustin said that his kids would sit at home while he drank because he would not pay for them to go to school. He also said that he didn’t even really know what “mutuelle” (health insurance) was at the time. He was only concerned about himself and getting drunk… “I only saved my money in bars.” At his lowest point, he realized that God had bigger plans for him.
Pastor Joel’s story is a beautiful picture of interdependency – a mutual seeing and meeting of needs. Interdependency provides a firm foundation for healthy societal, relational, spiritual, and economic development.
How would you describe poverty? Poverty is best understood as brokenness. Brokenness in relationships, brokenness in access to resources, brokenness in opportunities, spiritual brokenness… On my recent trip to the Dominican Republic with the Keystone Custom Homes team, what I saw in our associates wasn’t poverty. I saw dignity…