Character Fuels Calling

Mar 30, 2018  |     |   General

“I don’t think God has these expectations for us to be grand in our life.  He will give us big assignments, yes that is true.  But I think God is much more interested in developi...

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A New Chance at Life

Mar 29, 2018  |     |   General

     My name is Daniel Christopher Harder. I started using drugs when I was 18 year old. I used meth on and off for the next 20 years while racking up felony charges and deteriorating i...

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A Fresh Perspective

Mar 28, 2018  |     |   General

     Omaha can be an incredibly difficult city to get around in without your own transportation. I never understood this to be an issue until I started working at Open Door Mission. I a...

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I Am With You, Always

Mar 27, 2018  |     |   General

     Hi there, my name is Holly Hannan and I am a 38 year old mother of five beautiful children. I have twins that are fourteen, an eleven year old, a six year old and a four year old. ...

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Compassion is Key

Mar 26, 2018  |     |   General

Not all homeless are alcoholics. Some missed one payment and are kicked out onto the streets. Some are afraid to go home. Some are afraid to ask for help from shelters that are already stretched. Some...

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God is LOVE

Mar 23, 2018  |     |   General

     As a child, I had all that I needed, but did not have what I wanted: my fathers love and attention. He was always there physically, but he wasn’t mentally. When he came home ...

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Accepting the Gift

Mar 22, 2018  |     |   General

     I met with Dorsey Taylor for discipleship tonight and he has been embracing the New Life Recovery Program. He is working on the first two packets we give to the program men and wom...

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Let Go, Let God

Mar 21, 2018  |     |   General

     Before the New Life Recovery Program (NLRP), I had previously gone through a few treatment centers. Although I learned some ways to battle my addiction, I realized if my mindset ab...

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Wisdom and Understanding

Mar 20, 2018  |     |   General

The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom.Though it costs all you have, get understanding.      Have you ever found yourself providing “solutions” for situations you know ...

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New Life for Karlie

Mar 19, 2018  |     |   General

     My name is Karlie Leigh and my first encounter with drugs was in the third grade. From then on, I spent most of my school years abusing drugs and binge drinking. While still in sch...

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We are Enough

Mar 16, 2018  |     |   General

        I was listening to one of our student’s in the New Life Recovery Program (NLRP), Veronica, talking to another student about God. She explained that she has done so mu...

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Journey to God

Mar 13, 2018  |     |   General

     I was born in Biloxi, Mississippi to Shirley Ann Dankof Page. When I was young, we moved to a small town, Hamburg, Iowa. I started to attend school which I learned quickly I needed...

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Dance, Dance

Mar 12, 2018  |     |   General

      The lobby of the Lydia House was filled with fun and laughter a few evenings ago with an impromptu dance party! We danced to Cupid Shuffle and the Cha Cha Slide and had so much fu...

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