Prodigal Son

April 30, 2018  |     |   General

     I was speaking with a vendor who had not been to church in a little while. They were afraid to go back to church for what might happen to him. Jason reminded him that even when the...

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Life Giving Moments

April 27, 2018  |     |   General

     Open Door Mission is first and foremost a ministry. We desire to share the Gospel and spread God’s love to everyone we meet. Shawn, an Open Door Mission employee, shares his ...

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Finding New Life

April 26, 2018  |     |   General

     Hello, my name is Patrick Wajda and I was born and raised right here in Big Red Country. I grew up Catholic in a loving home and I had a great childhood. Drinking alcohol was ...

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A Wise Life

April 25, 2018  |     |   General

My name is Erin Shonka and this is my testimony.     Growing up, I would daydream and think how great and exciting the world was going to be. It was the devils false vision, false dream...

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Answered Prayer

April 24, 2018  |     |   General

     I have been so worried about getting stock out to our guests.     I went to bed worrying about it. So, I sat on the side of my bed and said another prayer to God. I ...

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A Good Reminder

April 23, 2018  |     |   General

     Every so often I get to see something very inspiring at the mission. This morning I got to see a bunch of men in the New Life Recovery Program sitting around the table reading Godâ...

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Making a Difference

April 20, 2018  |     |   General

     After years of battling my addictions and depression I found myself wondering how I ever got this bad and hopeless. This left me desperately thinking I needed a change, but how? Wh...

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The Struggle Is Real

April 19, 2018  |     |   General

     We often hear the phrase in popular culture, “the struggle is real.”  We look at Jesus and see he suffered as well as healed people!  Sometimes in full time m...

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Prasie the LORD, My Soul

April 18, 2018  |     |   General

     Before the New Life Recovery Program, I had been through a few treatment centers. I learned that if my mindset on my addiction did not change, my addictions would always have a hol...

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Thank You Omaha Cosmo Club!

April 17, 2018  |     |   General

     Faithful! That’s the one word that sums up the West Omaha Cosmo Club!      For more than 23 years, they have been supporting the Open Door Mission with their ...

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My will to HIS

April 16, 2018  |     |   General

        I was born the third of eight children. Being the middle child of such a large family, it was easy for me to get lost in the shuffle. I would be left alone to my own device...

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You Come Too!

April 13, 2018  |     |   General

     Judy Irwin’s first journey to Open Door Mission was over 20 years ago. She came with her daughter to volunteer, but Pastor Bob Timberlake had to cancel their volunteer appointmen...

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Salvation Times Three!

April 12, 2018  |     |   General

     It’s amazing to see God answer prayer. I have begun to ask God in prayer to give me opportunities to share the Gospel and he has answered it every single day I have prayed it...

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Give a Car, Change a Life

April 11, 2018  |     |   General

     I feel like I am a good candidate for the Wheels of hope program to show the Family Courts my independence. My main obstacle to gaining full custody of my son is transportation. To...

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Praying on Campus

April 10, 2018  |     |   General

     I was on my way to lunch when a lady staying at Lydia House stopped me and asked if I could pray for her.  She explained that she’s going through a divorce while also go...

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