Blog

August 1, 2013
Psalm 128:6

Recently, I had the privilege of receiving three young men at The Rescue Mission who had just completed serving time in an Indiana prison.  One in particular made an impact on me.  He had burned all his bridges and no longer had family or friends to give him a “push start” in life.

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February 4, 2013
Slipping and Sliding

The snow just kept falling, the winds were picking up and my car was swerving out of control.  Those out of control feelings were compounded by fear. That horrible feeling in the pit of your stomach when there’s nothing you can do. 

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December 27, 2012
Married And Living In A Van

Christmas has come and gone. For many this was a welcomed and joyous day. For Jaimie and Joseph, it was another day with the same concerns of finding a place, food and hope.

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December 19, 2012
How times have changed

The holiday season is upon us and the world continues to move about with its regular routine.  Many are shopping, some are grieving and some are just plain surviving. 

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November 13, 2012
Winter Firsts

Thanks for giving us the strength and resources to empower and encourage many who are now dealing with the crisis of homelessness for the first time. 

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September 4, 2012
Back to School & Changing Rhythm

For many facing a homeless crisis, life continues to be a series of ups and downs with a lack of predictability.  Life for them brings a sense of not knowing what to do or  where to go.  Life often becomes a series of missteps.

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May 14, 2012
Walking Through Anger to Find Healing

The issue of anger has surfaced many times with our resident and non-resident guests at The Rescue Mission. The sad thing is that often, many are not even sure of the source of their anger....

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March 3, 2012
Why do we still need The Rescue Mission?

The Rescue Mission has always existed for people.  These people have been created in the image of God. Many were the delight of families as they made their appearance into the world at birth. But something happened. Often the issues that many face occurred though childhood trauma...

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