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In Darkness a Light Still Shines….for Kids – Sneak Peek


Copies of “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines … for Kids!” are available for purchase at the Mission’s Thrift Store (1312 N Kansas Avenue), LifeWay Christian Bookstore (Topeka), Barnes and Noble (Topeka), Straight Water (1023 SW Gage), and  Proceeds support the Topeka Rescue Mission Children’s Palace. CHAPTER FOUR: “The Beginnings of Rescue” But…read the rest

In Darkness a Light Still Shines….for Kids – Sneak Peek


Currently available at the Mission’s Thrift Store (1312 N Kansas), Barnes and Noble and!Proceeds support Topeka Rescue Mission Children’s Palace. CHAPTER EIGHTEEN: “One Vet’s Story” Even if my father and mother abandon me, the LORD will take care of me. Psalm 27:10 (GW) Johnny was a really cool kid. He grew up in the…read the rest

Sneak Peak Two: In Darkness A Light Still Shines for Kids

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Thank You for Keeping Me” …If you owe someone honor, honor that person. – Romans 13:7 (GW) Barry was at a high school one day talking to students about the Mission. As he spoke, he couldn’t help but notice a boy who appeared to be in tears. While nothing Barry was saying was actually sad,…read the rest

Official Book Release Announcement


On May 19th from 5:30-7:30pm, Barnes and Noble (Topeka) will be hosting our official book release through a book signing and book fair. Bring your own copies of the original book or children’s version to have signed, purchase hard cover copies, or just stop in to say hi! Books are also available at the Mission’s…read the rest

Book Release – Coming Soon

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We prematurely announced last month the release of our new publication, “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines… for Kids!” While we made every effort to have it in the hands of families before Christmas, unexpected delays occurred in the printing process. We do not have an official release date set currently but will make the…read the rest

Book Release

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Our January printed newsletter announced the release of our second Topeka Rescue Mission publication, “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines…for Kids!” This illustrated family-friendly devotion is based on stories found in the original publication but geared more towards addressing the challenges that children face and helping them to know that they are never alone. We…read the rest

Unique Gift Ideas: A Donation, A Gift, A Book

A Donation: Give a gift of a donation to the Topeka Rescue Mission in someone else’s name. They will receive a lovely gift card that they can hang on their tree and you will be assisting those in need that come through the doors of The Topeka Rescue Mission. Mail your gift and request to…read the rest

Feedback for “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines”


A young man planned on giving his friend a ride home from work on a cold December evening but was unable to enter the parking lot. It was a crime scene. He could not reach his friend by cell phone and was worried about his safety. Later he found that the friend was safe but…read the rest

What a Few Readers are Saying About “In Darkness, A Light Still Shines”

 “Two sisters with different lives and many miles separating them did not feel they had much in common. Both received ‘In Darkness, a Light Still Shines’ for Christmas. After reading the first couple stories one sister called the other to see if she had started reading yet. It was quite a surprise to both to…read the rest

“In Darkness, A Light Still Shines” – Generates Reader Feedback

“I received your book as a Christmas gift. It has blessed and encouraged me in so many ways. I so appreciate your honest account of your own struggles and what God has taught you through them. It gives me hope and encouragement in my own struggles.” “I simply don’t know how to put in words…read the rest

Book Release & Sales

We are excited to announce that “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines” is now available! It is no secret that hopelessness and despair have emerged in our world to a staggering degree. Broken relationships, financial uncertainties, and seemingly impossible situations are plaguing multitudes tempting them to give up on life. This book is an attempt…read the rest

TRM Announces Book Release

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Topeka Rescue Mission announces the release of the book, “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines”, written by Barry F. Feaker, with Tami R. Feaker and Jessica Hosman. The book may be purchased by going to the following link: All Proceeds Support  the Topeka Rescue Mission