Group Prayer

Sep 27, 2018  |     |   General

     As I was coming into work today I saw something that made me smile and made me think. Walking down a sidewalk towards the Administration building were 3 of our program students. I ...

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Birthday Party

Sep 26, 2018  |     |   General

     We had a few friends stop by for the Lydia House birthday party! A big thank you to the decorations from Oriental Trading Co, gifts and more from Simon Says Live a Better Life. Als...

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Guest to Donor

Sep 25, 2018  |     |   General

     I just got off the phone with a new monthly donor.  As I was learning about him, I found out he is originally from Togo, Africa. When he moved to Omaha back in 2010, he used t...

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Manna Food Pantry Volunteers

Sep 24, 2018  |     |   General

     Thank you to the Divine Shepherd team. They never complain about the task and there has been many over the years. Today, they got their hands dirty organizing and cleaning canned g...

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Rebuilding Lives

Sep 21, 2018  |     |   General

Health, home, purpose and community: these are four major dimensions that support a person in recovery! Key components in purpose is community service and job training. Students were busy this morning...

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Medical Supplies

Sep 20, 2018  |     |   General

     Thank you to the Visiting Nurses Association Nikole Roach for delivering medisets to Open Door Mission. VNA’s shelter nurses are the first line of healthcare in Omaha Metro area ...

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A New Bike

Sep 18, 2018  |     |   General

     Prayer is a powerful thing. My friend Marianne was going through a rough patch last year. I was praying for her, but felt she needed more prayers. I asked her if I could share her ...

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Did You Know?

Sep 13, 2018  |     |   General

We recently had a speaker come to Open Door Mission and present on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The following are notes from the presentation: – PTSD traces its identification to ...

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Lunch is Served

Sep 7, 2018  |     |   General

     The evening before, we were slow cooking pork shoulders for pulled pork the next day for lunch. But, when I came into work this morning, the pork was not cooked enough to pull...

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Mobile Diabetes Clinic

Sep 6, 2018  |     |   General

     Last Wednesday, we had the Methodist Nursing Students bring over the Mobile Diabetic Clinic. What a blessing to so many as they got checked for blood pressures, blood sugars, ...

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God Rebuilds Lives

Sep 5, 2018  |     |   General

     Today, a guest named Rich gave his testimony at our monthly Friends of the Mission luncheon. He was severely abused as a child and was introduced to drugs and alcohol at age 1...

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Lydia House Success Story

Sep 4, 2018  |     |   General

     I love when my team texts me their happy, happy, happy pictures of SUCCESS!      This is my friend Cheyenne. She once was experiencing homelessness and lived at...

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