Being Transparent

Jun 28, 2013  |     |   General

I have been at Open Door Mission for over 11 years and I still love my job. But I need to be transparent…I wasn’t sure I wanted to work here 11 years ago…in fact I had planned to only be here fo...

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Practical Hospitality

Jun 23, 2013  |     |   General

Recently, I was leading devotions for our program men and we were discussing our Biblical challenge and charge to be hospitable. Paul writes again and again about being hospitable, or generous and car...

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Your Part in the Body of Christ

Jun 22, 2013  |     |   General

Your heart beats around 100,000 times a day, 365,000,000 times a year and over a billion times if you live beyond 30. You use around 200 muscles to take one step. You have around 60,000 miles of blood...

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Thanks to You…

Jun 21, 2013  |     |   General

Thanks for being a part of the Open Door Mission, though your generosity of time, talents, and treasures 502 people had safe housing in one of our emergency shelters or rental units last night! Empowe...

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Loving the Job!

Jun 20, 2013  |     |   General

“I love my job. The easiest way to describe my job is to say that I sit down to talk with men who are in a recovery program, and I try to help them succeed. Success looks different for each man,...

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Problems Have A Purpose

Jun 18, 2013  |     |   General

Psalm 50:15 (NLT) says “Trust me in your times of trouble, and I will rescue you, and you will give me glory.” God will use whatever He wants to display His glory. Heavens – sta...

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Jun 16, 2013  |     |   General

Hi I am Amy BussOpen Door Mission’s Human Resource’s Director   Today I want to share one my favorite bible verses.   1 John 4:9-12 “This is how God showed his love among us: He s...

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Many Parts…One Whole

Jun 14, 2013  |     |   General

Well summer is upon us and you know what that means… Volunteer groups!  Typically in summer we see a dip of our volunteer numbers, people are on vacation, or graduating, etc.  But it is al...

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God is at work!

Jun 12, 2013  |     |   General

I am the discipleship counselor for 20 women in our New Life Recovery program and have seen a dramatic change is the lives of many of our women. I have been the discipleship counselor for the last two...

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