Stan visited Moriah Baptist Church. They have been a supporter of the mission for many years. We are visiting partnering churches to thank them for their help.
Samuel recently celebrated two years at the mission! He has continued to take on more responsibility. Running the kitchen, maintanece, and special projects are just a few examples. We really appreciate all he is doing to minister to the homeless!
Ken was in tonight to work in the office. He is one of our behind the scenes blessings at the mission. He comes in to help in the finance office when needed. Ken has celebrated three years with the mission.
We visited the Rockford Rescue Mission. They had a well run and clean facility. The Rockford mission has strong support from the community.
While we were in Chicago, we attended a Wednesday night prayer meeting at historic Moody Church.
We attended a Friday night RU meeting at North Love Baptist Church. RU is a Bible based addiction recovery program. North Love is the originating church of RU. Several people gave testimonies of how God had freed them from the bonds of addiction.
Donald and Stan visited the Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago. They learned about the methods and programs they use to reach the homeless for Christ. They talked to people whose lives had been transformed through the Gospel.
Today, Barb is celebrating five years at the mission! We appreciate her so much! She keeps the mission running smoothly and is always ready to help with whatever is needed.
The mission participated in the Girls Preparatory School's service fair. We were able to talk to many young ladies about volunteering at the mission. Thank you to Trish for giving us the opportunity.
Donald recently visited Harmony Baptist Church. He enjoyed talking with their pastor, Dr. Joe Harris. Members of the mission team are visiting churches to thank them for their support.