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

Make a Donation Volunteer In Darkness a Light Still Shines - Book Release

Topeka Rescue Mission
Topeka Rescue Mission

Is there really hope?


When going through difficult times, we often hear the familiar words – there’s always hope. When we look at the lives of those suffering around us, do we believe it? Is there really hope in the situations that seem impossible? In the lives that seem so lost? For me, it was a man named Johnny…read the rest

There is Really Hope

I am convinced that no child ever says, “I want to be a drug addict when I grow up,” or “when I get older I hope to fail at everything I do.” Many people like Johnny have had challenges and tragedies in their lives that have contributed to some of the poor decisions that they…read the rest

Operation NET Reach Update

The first component in our strategic plan for addressing homelessness is to expand Operation Street Reach (OSR). Since January of 2011, OSR has been on the streets, in the woods, along riverbanks and under bridges reaching out to individuals who are unsheltered and homeless. OSR Director, Justyn Hosman, and his team of volunteers have gone…read the rest

Looking Back…Against All Odds: A Journey of Faith


Over the course of the next several months, we will be sharing about Operation NET-Reach and the progress in developing a new intake facility, which will provide shelter for approximately 180 additional men, women and children. Because such an endeavor is a huge undertaking, it is tempting to question and wonder how such a vision…read the rest

Operation NET-Reach Update

barry presenting

Hundreds gathered at the Great Overland Station on February 1st as Barry Feaker presented on some of the short-term and long-term strategies for addressing homelessness in our community. Currently, the Mission is continuing to work with the City of Topeka for final approval for the development of a new shelter, which will be known as…read the rest