God Spoke…

Jul 12, 2013  |     |   General

 I didn’t always want to be in mission work. I can pinpoint the exact moment when God spoke to my heart. I was watching the sunset from the roof of an orphanage in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. When I...

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God’s Amazing Plan

Jul 10, 2013  |     |   General

My Open Door Mission journey started in March 2009 when I arrived at the old Garland Thompson Men’s Center homeless and hopeless, suffering from the effects of a long-term drug ad...

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God Has Given You Talents

Jul 8, 2013  |     |   General

Remember the parable of the five talents?  Matthew 25:14-30  Some translations use the term “gold” rather than talents.   Why does God care what we do with our talents?  A...

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All is Possible…Even a GED!

Jul 7, 2013  |     |   General

I have been working in the Learning Center for about two months now and have loved every minute of it! Education is an empowering force. Daily I can see God working through the learning center to empo...

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THE TRUTH WILL SET THEM FREE

Jul 6, 2013  |     |   General

Each week I have the privilege of facilitating one of Open Door Mission’s New Life Recovery Program classes.   As I enter the classroom on Wednesday mornings something powerful happens to ...

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Hope & Perseverance.

Jul 5, 2013  |     |   General

  Hope & Perseverance. These two words ring true for a current guest here at the Lydia House.  For the last two years she has been trying to do everything the court has wanted her to do ...

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Grandpa Smiles…

Jul 2, 2013  |     |   General

Sometimes a Grandpa just smiles inside of himself. My 12 year old granddaughter, Kaitlyn, called me on the phone the other night with the very excited question, “Guess where I’m going with...

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Being Jesus…

Jul 1, 2013  |     |   General

November 5th 2012 the new Women & Family Crisis Center opened it’s doors. When a family or single guest needs immediate placement because of a crisis homeless situation we are the place to b...

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