Fond Farewells

Jul 31, 2015  |     |   General

     When you work in full time ministry, your coworkers become like family.  That’s how it is among Open Door Mission staff.  This past week we had to say goodbye to two de...

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Back to School

Jul 29, 2015  |     |   General

     It is almost time for Back to School for the children at Lydia House, as well as all children in the Omaha-metro area.  How are you and your family getting ready for the schoo...

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Men on the Mountaintop

Jul 27, 2015  |     |   General

     The world needs men whose lives prove they are men, not by the world’s standards but by God’s.  Biblical manhood is a matter of the heart, it is manifested and matured...

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Salvation is Here

Jul 24, 2015  |     |   General

     After teaching a class today for our Program men, I had the privilege to talk to a man named Brian who did not know Christ as his Savior.  He knew he did not have eternal life...

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Pay it Forward

Jul 23, 2015  |     |   General

     This is my friend Clyde.  He always has an encouraging word and smile.  It is a blessing to say that Clyde is no longer homeless, but he still takes time to stop by the G...

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My Grandpa, Speaking Truth

Jul 22, 2015  |     |   General

…We will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, his power, and the wonders he has done. …So the next generation would know (truth) … and they in turn would tell their child...

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Watching Them Succeed

Jul 21, 2015  |     |   General

    I have been a Case Manager at the Lydia House since January 2015.  During these past seven months, I have found that one of the best parts of my job is seeing the growth in each gue...

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Brand New Car

Jul 20, 2015  |     |   General

     Lindsay Wetzel walked through the Open Door Mission parking lot Tuesday with her daughter, Frankie, by her side.  As the two rounded a corner their faces lit up with smiles at...

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Christmas in July

Jul 17, 2015  |     |   General

     Open Door Mission’s Christmas in July tomorrow, July 18th.  Low income families and individuals will enjoy a sit down turkey dinner and receive items to supplement their inc...

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Sticky Note To Do List

Jul 14, 2015  |     |   General

     If you have ever been in my office at the Lydia House, a few things may have stuck out to you, but the most striking is sure to be that my office is full of sticky notes!  On ...

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