Month: January 2019

Union Pacific Team

Thank you to the Union Pacific team that volunteered at the Timberlake Outreach Center yesterday! Your help sorting, organizing, and shelving donations are what helps Open Door Mission break the cycle and providing basic, needed items!   Amy Harvey Community Relations Director

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A New Car

 Please join me in congratulating and praying for Jamie as she just received her car today!  She’s super excited for all of the changes in her life and now will be able to get herself back and forth to work to provide for her son. God is so good to us to be able to

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Snack Ideas

How are YOU doing with Biggest Loser for Jesus?? Did you start off well but maybe got off track, or are you doing great and pushing forward? No matter where you are at on your journey KEEP GOING!!!! I saw this short article on snacks and thought I would pass along.  No matter what you are

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Staff Appreciation

My name is Julie (*Name Changed) and I have been in the New Life Recovery Program since April of 2018. I am currently in the WorkNet level of the program and have been blessed with the changes that this program has given me. There are many people I am grateful to for helping me along

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Faithful Volunteer

This is Deb.  She volunteers with us and is faithful to come almost every day and almost always works in bedding (unless she’s asked to do something different). She is amazing and helped Laura, Open Door Mission’s Homeless Prevention Director, re-organize the bedding sorting area this weekend.  Thank you so much! Amy Harvey Community Relations

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Respect Workshop

Respect Workshop came to teach Lydia house guests and students about healthy relationships with role play! It was fun and we learned a lot! Thank you! Do you have an expertise or life skill class that you can teach! Let us know at odm@opendoormission.org.   Candace Gregory President/CEO

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Skating & Ice Cream

Last week, children staying on Open Door Mission’s campus were able to go ice skating in the Capitol District AND eat ice cream from Ted and Wally’s. They had such a blast, thank you for all involved! Taylor Clinch  Permanent Supportive Housing Director

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Cold Weather Gear

Thank you NEBRASKA TITLE COMPANY for hosting a drive for cold weather gear. We appreciate all the blankets, coats, gloves and socks! Candace Gregory President/CEO

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Little Caesers

We love  Little Caesars. Locally, they bring their Love Kitchen at least once a year to feed the hungry and homeless on Campus. It starts at the top with their commitment to Love Kitchen, trickles down to their franchises and management. Plus, they donate pizza ? on a monthly basis! Thanks Dean and team. Candace Gregory President/CEO

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The Gospel of Jesus Christ

Today, during my last meeting for case management/discipleship, I met with Steve who is in our Journey to Work program. He had made a ton of progress on his Bible packets and was asking a lot of questions about the Bible and redemption. So with it being my last meeting, I could either end the

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