Becoming a Man of God

Jan 29, 2016  |     |   General

“How can a man keep his way pure?  By guarding it according to Your word.  With [his] whole heart [he] seeks you; let [him] not wander from Your commandments!”  -Psalm 119:9-10 &nbs...

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Respect and Dignity

Jan 28, 2016  |     |   General

     I want to take a moment to say, “Thank you!” to the team working in the Garland Thompson Men’s Center Emergency Services.     Each staff member working in this...

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Breaking the Cycle

Jan 27, 2016  |     |   General

     Recently I was speaking to a donor, and she gave me the Quote of the Day: “I am calling to make a donation.  I am sending my check this year and every year till the day ...

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Katie’s Story Part 4

Jan 26, 2016  |     |   General

      After I was released from the hospital, my mother let me stay at her place for a few days.  But she knew I needed to get into a program.  One day she asked if I was read...

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Katie’s Story Part 2

Jan 22, 2016  |     |   General

     My husband and I did what we could to keep our children warm, trying to find places to stay where we were not a burden.  We didn’t have the best options, which resorted to l...

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Katie’s Story Part 1

Jan 21, 2016  |     |   General

     We knew the dreadful day was coming when my husband, my two boys, and I would be evicted from our apartment.  We had refused to pay any of our bills and we also refused to wor...

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More Like Him

Jan 20, 2016  |     |   General

     Just think!  God has chosen you, selected you personally and individually, to believe, belong, and become more and more like His Son, Jesus!     This is what Go...

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Why we do What we Do!

Jan 19, 2016  |     |   General

     A young lady came into the Administration Building last week, and the look on her face was one I know oh too well.  It was a look of sadness, hopelessness, and brokenness.&nbs...

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Gems in Our Life

Jan 15, 2016  |     |   General

     I am reminded on a daily basis of the blessings I have, and how I need to humble myself.  How the Lord has blessed me with very supportive family and friends!    &nb...

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Blessings for WorkNet

Jan 14, 2016  |     |   General

     Last week was Salon Day for the WorkNet class.  WorkNet is a program at Open Door Mission that works to set our guests up for success in the workplace with training on things ...

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Dangerously Low Temperatures

Jan 12, 2016  |     |   General

Thank you to Lifegate for a donation of urgently needed toilet paper!      These last few days, the temperature dropped drastically.  The high winds made it below zero, which is no...

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Be Bold, Testify

Jan 11, 2016  |     |   General

     So it is an amazing thing to have hope when you have been hopeless.  When darkness surrounds you and seems to be gripping even your heart, the beam of hope’s light shining c...

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