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Month: July 2019

Let’s Run!

Garland Thompson Men’s Center keeps busy in so many ways. The men have volunteered to help clean up flood damage in Plattsmouth. Last month they decided to something fun and supportive. They ran in a 5K Missions fundraiser at Grace Central Church. John Horsechief tells us why it is important for them to participate in

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Independence

Independence is something we seem to want, but too much of it can cause problems. It was a good thing when the colonists rebelled over 240 years ago…a new country was established. People want independence; they don’t want to be told what to do, they want to do it their way. Sometimes too much independence

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Brotherhood of Love

The guests that come to Open Door Mission’s Garland Thompson Men’s Center are special guys. They have usually been through a lot of trials in their lives.  They have seen addiction, gangs, prison and even violent deaths. These men have faced some kind of rejection most of their lives. At Open Door Mission they find

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Cars for Graduates

Did you know that Open Door Mission helps our graduates become car owners? Open Door Mission and Chariots 4 Hope help the graduates become even more independent with their own “wheels’.  The process of receiving a car is not just handing over the keys. There steps along the way for the graduates to show they can

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