Kingdom Building Ministry

Dec 30, 2016  |     |   General

During the Holidays, I am able to spend more time than usual withour donors, volunteers, and friends of the Mission.  What a blessing!      Just a couple of days ago, we celebrated...

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Little Addy

Dec 29, 2016  |     |   General

     Little Addy started her own drive this holiday season to raise money to buy hats and gloves for homeless men, women, and children.  She raised over $1,150.00 and purchased ove...

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BINGO!

Dec 28, 2016  |     |   General

     Last week we had our monthly BINGO night at the Permanent Supportive Housing Building.  It was an extra special family night as the theme was Christmas!  The number of pe...

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GED Achievement!

Dec 27, 2016  |     |   General

     Please join me in congratulating Justin on obtaining his GED! He started the Journey to Work Program in August and completed his GED last week, right before Christmas.  He now...

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Generous Donors

Dec 23, 2016  |     |   General

     During the Christmas season, myself along with other staff members get the opportunity to visit our donors in person, deliver a tin of cookies baked by our Lydia House women, and l...

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Star Wars Blessing

Dec 22, 2016  |     |   General

     Friends of Open Door Mission, Constance and her husband, have collected Star Wars figures throughout their marriage.  But last week, they donated every figure to Open Door Mis...

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On National Radio

Dec 21, 2016  |     |   General

     On the way home last week, a 20 year old girl from Bellevue, NE named Amber had called in to the radio station KLOVE with some cool news.  She said the she and her friend go d...

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A Gift From Their Own Tree

Dec 20, 2016  |     |   General

     These two little girls, Calista and Lillian, were with their mom at Christ Community Church’s Christmas concert last weekend.  There they heard a presentation about Open Doo...

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Project Santa is MONDAY

Dec 16, 2016  |     |   General

Thank you to Berkshire Hathaway Home Servicesemployees and hundreds of other toy sortingvolunteers who made Project Santa possible!      Thank you to everyone that helped out with the P...

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Making Someone Feel Special

Dec 15, 2016  |     |   General

     Working at the Timberlake Outreach Center, I often get to speak with people bringing in donations for the poor and needy in our community.  Last week, one little boy just melt...

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More Than a Statistic

Dec 14, 2016  |     |   General

     As it gets colder, Open Door Mission sees an increase in people seeking shelter.  These people just trying to get warm, fed, and rested.  Some may think that during these...

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Lasting Change

Dec 9, 2016  |     |   General

     Once I a while, I receive lovely, encouraging notes from the men, women, and children whose lives have been changed by Open Door Mission.  Here is a nice note that I wanted to...

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Gracious Words

Dec 8, 2016  |     |   General

Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.  –Proverbs 16:24 “And to say gracious words is brave.  To speak life into someone else takes courage. &nbs...

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Stop by and say, “Hi!”

Dec 7, 2016  |     |   General

     Brian decided to come by the Timberlake Outreach Center’s Receiving Area and say hi to the team.  It’s always a pleasure to have Brian and his moral support around, bu...

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