Fulfilling my Purpose

May 29, 2015  |     |   General

     My name is Jennifer VanLaningham, and although I have helped in several areas here at Open Door Mission, I am officially the Administrative Assistant to Senior Program Manager, Ste...

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Inspired Daily

May 27, 2015  |     |   General

     In July 2014 I was given the opportunity to serve God by working at Open Door Mission’s Timberlake Outreach Center.  We help the Heartland’s neediest neighbors receive res...

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The Courageous Ones

May 26, 2015  |     |   General

     I have been working as Open Door Mission’s Head Chef for a little over six months.  I came from a restaurant, and there are many similarities with working here at the Missio...

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Helping Without Hindering

May 25, 2015  |     |   General

     “For the poor shall never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide unto thy brother, to thy poor, and to thy needy, in thy land....

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Denver to Omaha: Same HOPE

May 20, 2015  |     |   General

     As a Gospel Rescue Mission, Open Door Mission is not only providing people with shelter and food, but is also continuously presenting the Gospel in a very real way.   &nb...

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At Your Neighborhood Hy-Vee

May 19, 2015  |     |   General

     For the entire month of May, Hy-Vee is donating $1.00 for every $30.00 Meal Builder Bundle sold.  Click here for the list of what is included.  To promote this deal, Open...

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A Life Recommited

May 18, 2015  |     |   General

     Several nights ago, I went through the intake process with a new guest named Frank.  He is joining the New Life Recovery Program.  As we went through his basic informatio...

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Dine Out to End Hunger

May 15, 2015  |     |   General

      Last night I had the opportunity to represent Open Door Mission at our monthly event, Dine Out to End Hunger.  Each month, different restaurants in and around the Omaha-...

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Learning to Lead

May 14, 2015  |     |   General

     Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the Leadercast: Omaha Conference.  This is a conference focused on building up Christ-like leaders in every workplace, with impressi...

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Bring the Children Unto Me

May 12, 2015  |     |   General

     I was encouraged a few years ago to share about Open Door Mission in a variety of settings.  I wasn’t too sure about being able to do that, but thanks to God (along with lot...

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Brand New Kicks

May 11, 2015  |     |   General

          It starts when we’re young: that boost of confidence from putting on a pair of brand new shoes.  Nothing started off a new season better than some sweet ...

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