The Three P’s

Sep 26, 2014  |     |   General

God has laid it out to me lately. He has laid out His desire for my character to be more conformed to Him specifically on 3 different fronts. I need to be more Patient, consider HIS Perspective, and P...

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God Knows All

Sep 24, 2014  |     |   General

A determined women walked to our Timberlake Outreach Center today for her Lydia House application appointment. She walked all the way from Chubs which is a few blocks away in the r...

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Cherished Teddies

Sep 17, 2014  |     |   General

Several years ago I attended a church that took part in an annual district women’s retreat. Any church in the district that had participants at the retreat were asked to put together a themed basket...

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Aquaponics at ODM

Sep 16, 2014  |     |   General

We now have two aquaponics beds on the Open Door Mission Campus.  There has been a great deal of learning involved in this process.  We are successfully growing romaine lettuce and white Nil...

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New Life Recovery Program

Sep 15, 2014  |     |   General

On Saturday I was privileged to be able to take (10) of the Program Students to Lincoln, Ne., for an all-day Conference.  This proved to be an “eye-opening” experience for the me...

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Praises to The Lord

Sep 11, 2014  |     |   General

It was a very busy shift the other night at the Garland Thompson Men’s Center. A lot of small things came up to impede intakes, and was a real test of giving the shift to God and ...

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Welcoming Christ

Sep 11, 2014  |     |   General

Once again I had the privilege to pray with a man tonight. He knew he was away from Christ in his life and prayed to get things right with the Lord. This happened tonight during a very busy shift. The...

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The New Year

Sep 10, 2014  |     |   General

I came to the Open Door Mission in January 2014 and I am still on a mountain top high.  I was broken from many years of working in the secular world and denied the ability speak about m...

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Isaiah 43

Sep 10, 2014  |     |   General

Isaiah 43 is a beautiful passage of scripture where God is reassuring his people that he is there for them always, and reminding them about all of the ways that he has been there. I recommend reading ...

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Grace of God

Sep 9, 2014  |     |   General

KGOR brought to us a young, 20 year old woman who had slept in their parking lot. I had the opportunity to talk with her and discovered that her father had kicked her out of the house in one of his dr...

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Hand of God

Sep 8, 2014  |     |   General

The hand of God is still moving upon the heart and mind of man! Thank You Jesus!  One of the men living in the Garland Thompson Men’s Center saw me in the hall and walked up to me and said “I...

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The Gratitude list

Sep 6, 2014  |     |   General

One day I was feeling grumpy because there were several situations that did not go as I had wanted them to go. It seemed God was not listening to my demands (strange, right?). I was feeling frustrated...

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