Serving the Multitudes

October 29, 2010  |     |   General

Jesus fed the 5000 by using a little boy’s lunch. Last week at the Timberlake Outreach Center, Jesus clothed over 6000 by using the gently used donations of our caring friends. I continue to be amaz...

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A Great Place to Work

October 23, 2010  |     |   General

It has been another busy week here at Open Door Mission. This week our Timberlake Outreach Center is having its year end Super Duper Give Away WEEK! Three times this week we have invited those living ...

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October 19, 2010  |     |   General

Today is Kings Kloset at Open Door Mission’s Timberlake Outreach Center and that means many low income families in our community come to shop. One such person was Shirley, I hadn’t seen her shoppi...

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Around Every Corner

October 18, 2010  |     |   General

“There is an opportunity around every corner” is an expression of abundance. Ironically, the fact that there is opportunity around every corner can make it difficult to see opportunities that are ...

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My Time At Open Door Mission

October 14, 2010  |     |   General

I’ve recently begun a new chapter in my life, but it seems that now is the time to tell everyone about some of the things that have been going on in my life the past couple of months. The past e...

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Graduation Update

October 13, 2010  |     |   General

Saturday, Oct 9th was a spectacular day of celebration here at Open Door Mission! Open Door Mission staff, board members, volunteers and donors rejoiced in the Lord as we celebrated the accomplishment...

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Holiday Opportunities

October 11, 2010  |     |   General

Toys, presents wrapped and tied with bows, twinkling lights, Christmas trees and wreaths, gifts for adults, turkeys and hams, all the holiday side dishes-oh yes I love the holidays. Unfortunately for ...

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Mock Interviews

October 8, 2010  |     |   General

I’m Joy Stevens, WorkNet Director, showing a picture of a volunteer who donates his time in more than one area. This is Dallas Meador who is retired, and loves spending time at Open Door Mission. I ...

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Who is Jesus?

October 6, 2010  |     |   General

I heard two men, on TV, talking about who they believe Jesus is. One man said He was a great prophet and religious leader; both made a point, however, of saying Jesus is not the Son of God. The New Te...

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A Life Changed

October 5, 2010  |     |   General

The other night, I listened briefly to Bill Maher, as he was being interviewed on TV. What caught my attention was Mr. Maher was talking about God. Bill said, “No intelligent, logical person in thei...

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Praises from the Kitchen

October 4, 2010  |     |   General

First of all I would like to give thanks to God for giving me the opportunity to work for such a wonderful organization. I just got back from South Dakota where I attended a meeting with other mission...

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October 2, 2010  |     |   General

About a year ago a sweet young family moved into the Lydia House. They were Hispanic and only the dad spoke English. That was the beginning of this family’s transformation. Since then the mother...

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Do Not Grow Weary

October 1, 2010  |     |   General

“And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due seasonwe shall reap if we do not lose heart.” – Galatians 6:9 When I mediate on this verse, I think of Open Door Mission and h...

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