Are you a servant?

Oct 31, 2012  |     |   General

The other morning as I was getting ready for work, I was listening to a song.    Make me a servant, humble and meek. Lord let me lift up those who are weak. And may the prayer of my heart al...

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Freedom in Christ

Oct 26, 2012  |     |   General

In a cold dreary winter day a young man stood in the busy streets looking for a friend. Up and down the streets he roamed, looking for someone to notice him. As the Christmas lights gleaned off the gl...

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What is your vocation?

Oct 17, 2012  |     |   General

I have to laugh sometimes at how life works. I was in the lobby of the Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) facility recently doing what I do. I joke with people who ask what I do at the Mission, that I...

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Morning Time with God

Oct 11, 2012  |     |   General

Psalm 13:5 “I trust in Your unfailing love and my heart rejoices in Your salvation.”   I can honestly say that I love getting up in the morning and coming to work at the Lydia House! ...

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Rearview Mirror

Oct 10, 2012  |     |   General

As I was driving to work this morning I made sure I was following all the laws. The reason why…because when I looked in my rear view mirror there was a police car right behind me. So I did what ever...

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My Own Little World

Oct 9, 2012  |     |   General

My name is Amy Buss and I am the Human Resources Director at the Open Door Mission. On the way to work I heard the song: My Own Little World by Matthew West. Here is some of the song.   Stopped a...

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Winter Coats are NEEDED!

Oct 5, 2012  |     |   General

The days are getting shorter and colder and this means one thing to any parent.  It’s time to go coat shopping!  For most families this can be a challenge financially, but imagine worrying...

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LIving Up to Her Potential

Oct 4, 2012  |     |   General

Almost daily I am inspired by the people around me here at the Open Door Mission Lydia House.   I have the awesome privilege here to be apart of something so much bigger than myself. &n...

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Has Risen

Oct 1, 2012  |     |   General

Intersections are landmarks often overlooked in today’s hustle and bustle society. In times past travelers could go for mile and miles before choosing which turn to make at the fork in the road. Not...

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