Humbled To Join The Team

January 31, 2011  |     |   General

Did you know that each of our staff has a love and passion for Christ, the people we serve, our donors, volunteers, and the unfortunate that have yet to make it through our doors? Our staff ranges fro...

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Sharing the Love of Jesus

January 24, 2011  |     |   General

As a van driver, I am blessed to have daily opportunities to meet many people who stay at the Mission who are being cared for through the various programs that the Mission offers. These services consi...

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Men Coming to know the King

January 21, 2011  |     |   General

Rey Rios is a new member of the Garland Thomson Men’s Center staff. Everyday hungry and hurting men find their way to the Open Door Mission. There they are greeted with a smile from staff like R...

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Thank you KBGI listeners

January 20, 2011  |     |   General

As I got out of my very warm car this morning at 5:15 am to be at the call center I was reminded how thankful that I am for heat. I know of many in the community that is not always possible. I just wa...

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Praising God for His Blessings

January 19, 2011  |     |   General

I came back to work this week after being gone for a month. While part of that time was great-a Caribbean cruise with my sister-the rest was a testing of my faith. I found out I have invasive cancer-o...

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Being in the Background

January 18, 2011  |     |   General

Working and volunteering at the Open Door Mission helps a person to get a good understanding of background. Background music, noise, people, activities, programs, and even software happens all the tim...

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Martin Luther King Volunteers

January 17, 2011  |     |   General

Open Door Mission is so thankful for the over 300 volunteers that spend valuable time on the Open Door Mission Campus today. Because of these volunteers, we are able to get alot accomplished. Below ar...

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Volunteers Needed!

January 15, 2011  |     |   General

I give so many tours of our facility, and what I hear most often from the good folks who take the time to see what Open Door Mission is all about is, “I had no idea”. So many still believe...

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January 12, 2011  |     |   General

I spent Friday with the Men in our New Life Recovery Program. These are men dedicated to bringing positive change in their lives. I was impressed with the humility, faith, and humor exhibited by the c...

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An Epic Journey

January 11, 2011  |     |   General

This time last year, I was trying to describe to Philip, our OPS tutor, what our new Lydia House building looked like and would mean to the women and families that we serve at Lydia House. I started t...

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Snow Day!!!!

January 10, 2011  |     |   General

There are lots of happy children today and maybe even some adults that were happy this morning when they got up and knew they did not have to go to school because of a snow day. As I sit here in my of...

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