Aug 20, 2008  |     |   General

Wow! I never knew “communications” could be so fun. This past week I had the honor and privilege of accompanying the children from Open Door Mission to shop at Target for school clothes. (I love t...

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Breakfast of Champions

Aug 18, 2008  |     |   General

Good morning!! I just had to share what a blessing it was to come into the kitchen and find pancakes with home-made blueberry compote for breakfast! Clauzell always does such a great job making things...

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Summer Almost Over Already?

Aug 18, 2008  |     |   General

Hi, I’m Ronda Nelson, the Lydia House Assistant Director. I cannot believe that it is already time for school to start–summers always go so fast! These past few weeks I have been busy work...

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Boundries from the program side

Aug 14, 2008  |     |   General

Hi, my name is John E Lindsey, and I am the Program Counselor for the men’s longer-term programs – the New Life Recovery and Journey To Work. Most of the men are homeless, addicted and afflicted. ...

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Kids Know the Difference

Aug 12, 2008  |     |   General

Anna and Caleb visited Open Door Mission for the first time yesterday (Monday). It seems mom and dad had a garage sale on Saturday. Anna and Caleb decided to take advantage of the extra neighborhood t...

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Hope Begins With a Meal

Aug 11, 2008  |     |   General

Praise The Lord Everyone I had this great experience working with this group from Gretna, Ne..The name of their Church is Good Shepherd Lutheran there were fifty five of them ranging in age from five ...

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Staff Being Jesus with Skin On

Aug 11, 2008  |     |   General

Hi Everyone, I wanted to give an update from yesterday’s Homeless Count. Joy and I went back to the Park in the afternoon. We took clothing items, blankets and lunches to the tent community memb...

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Partners In Action

Aug 8, 2008  |     |   General

Darren Timberlake,Open Door Mission’s Community Relations Director, accepts 500 pounds of books for children and adults along with a cash gift, from Woodmen of the World.

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Above and Beyond

Aug 8, 2008  |     |   General

Hello again- it’s my day to write a blog. My name is Amy Buss and I am the Human Resources Director at the Open Door Mission. I read the stories on the blog everyday and think what amazing co-worker...

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A Message from Darren Timberlake

Aug 7, 2008  |     |   General

What a fun day! I have been very busy delivering boxes to all the Omaha area Hy-Vee stores, and Qdoba Mexican Grill locations. Tomorrow, I will enjoy the same fun work, delivering more boxes to all th...

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