Forget Halloween-Life is Scary

October 30, 2019  |     |   General

Tomorrow is Halloween, originally All Hallows Eve, but we have turned it into a day of tricks, treats, grotesque costumes and the beginning of the holiday candy sales. For many children a life of pove...

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Thoughts From the School Yard

October 28, 2019  |     |   General

I am blessed to speak to various middle and high schools in the area about homelessness. The students often write me notes about what they learned and how the information has affected them. I am alway...

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Making a Difference

October 25, 2019  |     |   General

Nebraska Methodist College decided to “Make a Difference” in a big way recently. They came to Open Door Mission to provide health screenings for our guests. Terry Jo, Open Door Mission’s Cli...

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A Marked Man

October 18, 2019  |     |   General

At Open Door Mission we try to give our guests some “off campus” experiences to help them grow in their spiritual life. Zachary is one of the men that spent special weekend learning about being a ...

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Bosses Day

October 16, 2019  |     |   General

Who is your boss? For a Christian the most important and top boss is Christ. The dictionary defines a boss as person in charge, a leader and a supervisor. When Christ is the leader in your life you ar...

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Bonding in Christ and Recovery

October 14, 2019  |     |   General

Recovery isn’t just sitting in a classroom or counseling sessions. It is important for our guests to have other life experiences. This fall Taylor, the Permanent Supportive Housing Administrative As...

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Angel Food Cake Day

October 11, 2019  |     |   General

Everyone at Open Door Mission loves homemade treats! Our guests especially love something homemade; the treats conjure up good memories of better days. Would you, and your friends too, be “angels”...

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Brrr-the North Wind Doth Blow

October 9, 2019  |     |   General

Cold weather is fast approaching and Open Door Mission needs to be prepared. Will you help us provide all types of winter weather clothing? Look in your closets for coats you no longer use or want.  ...

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Domestic Violence

October 7, 2019  |     |   General

At Open Door Mission we see the effects of domestic violence daily. Domestic violence isn’t just the cuts and bruises; it is the emotional and mental pain too.  Domestic violence can destroy a pers...

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Do Something Nice Day Oct. 5th

October 4, 2019  |     |   General

Tomorrow is do something nice day. I think every day should be do something nice day. I am surrounded at work by people who do something nice…our volunteers. Volunteers give of their time, talents a...

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Sharing Hope with Volunteers

October 2, 2019  |     |   General

At Open Door Mission our volunteers are valued in so many ways, not just for the work they do. We often see that they are hurting and need a friend. The greatest friend we have is Jesus Christ and we ...

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