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God has Restored Me: Sally’s Story

God has Restored Me: Sally’s Story

Sally came to the Mission suffering from a lifetime of mental, spiritual, emotional, and sexual abuse. Her parents went through a difficult divorce and when her mom remarried, Sally suffered more abuse which led to…
When Enough was Enough: Terry’s Story

When Enough was Enough: Terry’s Story

Terry’s story with addiction began when he was 15 years old. “My parents got married and divorced three times to each other. I started working in the bar and restaurant business when I was 15…
Now, I am Refreshed: Ginger’s Story

Now, I am Refreshed: Ginger’s Story

Ginger never imagined that one day she would have to come to a rescue mission. When Ginger was in college her brother committed suicide. He had struggled with mental illness and his death devastated her…
The Gift of a Second Chance: Jerry’s Story

The Gift of a Second Chance: Jerry’s Story

If you have followed the Mission for any length of time, you have probably seen Jerry’s face. Jerry came to the Mission in 2015 suffering with major depression.  Jerry’s depression was first triggered by the…
Now, I am a New Person: Johnny’s Story

Now, I am a New Person: Johnny’s Story

Johnny’s parents separated when he was 10 years old. From that point on, Johnny started doing “his own things” and found himself getting into more and more trouble. “I didn’t want to go to school…