Faith with its Sleeves Rolled Up
Faith with its Sleeves Rolled Up

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Topeka Rescue Mission

How You Helped in 2013

3 Guests of Topeka Rescue Mission

Many men, women and children came through the doors of the Topeka Rescue Mission in 2013. Each one carried with them a unique story that brought them to our doors. Whether it was through the provision of shelter, food, clothing or other support, we were grateful for the opportunity to meet their needs to the…read the rest

What Love Looks Like:

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The Stories Behind the Numbers Most of us have heard the greatest commandments: love God, love people (Matthew 22:37-39). It sounds easy enough, but what does love really look like? At the Topeka Rescue Mission we have been exploring that question and asking God to help us extend His love more and more to the…read the rest

2013 Summarized in One Word: Stretched

Indeed 2013 was a year of STRETCHING for the Topeka Rescue Mission in many ways. Not only did the number of individuals coming to us in need continue to climb, along with the increased need came an emotional and spiritual stretching that was necessary to successfully embrace the needs before us. Directional stretching also came…read the rest

Thanks for a GREAT Christmas


Thank you once again for helping our Christmas season to be a blessing to numerous individuals in our community! One of the things that continually challenges me is the reality of suffering and despair that surrounds so many in our community. Regardless of it comes from an illness in the family, a lack of heat…read the rest

Ministry Spotlight: Servants In Training

Servants in Training Class

SIT Class The concept of Servants in Training (S.I.T.) began in 1986 through a program called the “New Life Program.” Over time, it has been redesigned to meet the unfolding needs and understanding of how to empower and transform the lives of people who are homeless. In 2005, it transitioned into a long-term one year…read the rest