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

Helping at Christmas


Every year, thousands of individuals and families in need come to the Topeka Rescue Mission for shelter, food, clothing, and other household assistance. During the Christmas season, God has given us the ability to go above and beyond by blessing those in need with Christmas gifts and food for their family. Because of your generosity…read the rest

Christmas Memories


I’ll never forget our last day of Christmas gift distribution a few years ago. Working long hours for weeks, our staff were running on empty late on the last night of distribution before Christmas. I watched as one limped through the corridor of the Distribution Center while another collapsed onto an empty box that she…read the rest

The Greatest Gift


Each Christmas, it is easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the season and lose sight of what the season is all about. At the Mission, we serve countless numbers of people every day. These numbers increase by the hundreds in the month of December. Some might say that it would…read the rest

Thankful Children


Over the past several months, an average of 70-80 children per night have called the Topeka Rescue Mission “home.” Whether it is for friends, family, food or school these children have grateful hearts this Thanksgiving because of compassionate people like you who care enough to pray and give. As I stop to ponder the direction…read the rest

Finding Gold


There is treasure to be found in every person around us. Sometimes the gold is buried by the stains of abuse, addiction or mental illness; but even then the value and significance of a person’s life is never diminished. I had a friend who taught me much about life through the embrace of his suffering.…read the rest