Here at Open Door Mission you feel hope. Hope that I’m finally going to get my life right. Hope that I’m making a difference. Hope that I’m serving the One who directs my life.
I’ve seen people come to the Mission who are down, discouraged, and watched them leave changed, knowing God has a purpose for them. I’ve even seen that in my life. Working here is ministry, a mission that gives an outlet for God to work through me.
I tell everyone that the worst day here is 100% better than the best day at any of my past jobs. That’s because I can see God at work and know I’m a part of it.
Why is Lydia House is named Lydia House? Just who was this Lydia of the Bible? When I first came to Open Door Mission I decided to learn more about Lydia and possibly why a building was named for her....
Open Door Mission has large garden and greenhouse on our campus to provide fresh fruit and vegetables for the 3,000+ meals we serve daily. This year’s crazy weather, flooding and wildly fluctuating ...