Praises to the Lord

Aug 29, 2014  |     |   General

Praise to the Lord. Mike has been in and out of the Open Door Mission for years. He has struggled with addiction to drugs. Today Mike has a sparkle in his eyes, he laughs now where there was no laught...

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Encouragement

Aug 28, 2014  |     |   General

It’s so encouraging to see former homeless guests of Open Door Mission come back to volunteer on our campus once they have gotten their lives back on track.  It stirs the heart to hear things l...

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Keep On Keeping On

Aug 25, 2014  |     |   General

Today, I ran into a former Lydia House guest.  My heart was so blessed by seeing her again!  She and her husband had stayed at the Lydia House for about one year, after spending time living ...

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Mission POSSIBLE

Aug 21, 2014  |     |   General

Last month, I had the opportunity to take 9 of our men to the Peak Challenge retreat in Colorado.  Our men were challenged and pushed to try to get to the top of Mount Elbert, just outside of Lea...

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Volunteerism

Aug 19, 2014  |     |   General

It always warms my heart seeing the community gather together and make a positive change in the community. Being an Open Door Mission staff, i have the opportunity to make change happen on a daily bas...

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Life is good, God is GREAT

Aug 18, 2014  |     |   General

I want to start off by stating that I am grateful to live in Omaha and work at the Open Door Mission. I have traveled the world helping with various organizations. Nothing quite compares to Open Door ...

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Going Deeper

Aug 16, 2014  |     |   General

GOING DEEPER A friend of mine, Amy from Oklahoma, recently vacationed at the ocean with her family.  She shared the following on her facebook page, and told me I could share it with you! “This ...

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Streets of Omaha

Aug 14, 2014  |     |   General

For being August the weather was cool and rainy, with many people being out and about.  It seemed as if every time we turned another corner we would have much to pray about.  It was a day wh...

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Spiritual Healing

Aug 13, 2014  |     |   General

I am a new hire here at Open Door Mission. I did streets of Omaha for the first time recently. WOW! My life was changed. I love being able to serve those in need. The streets of Omaha is generally two...

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Good Samaritans

Aug 12, 2014  |     |   General

Luke 10: 33-37  ​-  But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him. He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and ...

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Making an Impact

Aug 11, 2014  |     |   General

Open Door Mission would not be able to impact nearly as many people in our community as we currently do without our dependable volunteers.  These generous men, women, and children regularly donat...

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Pay it Forward

Aug 7, 2014  |     |   General

It’s so encouraging to see former homeless guests of Open Door Mission come back to volunteer on our campus once they have gotten their lives back on track.  It stirs the heart to hear things l...

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