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

Saving Lives … A Letter from Jordan

     My name is Jordan and I lived at the mission for about three months. I ended up at the mission by choice, a decision most 18 year old girls would not condone. But my mother was living there, and I wanted to be close to her. So I packed up all of my personal…read the rest

The Need Continues

The story has not changed. There are hundreds daily who continue to come through the Topeka Rescue Mission in search of shelter, food and hope. In addition, over sixty remain unsheltered outdoors who have not yet come to the Mission for support. The reasons are multiple. Over the years, funding across social service delivery systems…read the rest

A Reason to Smile! A Letter From Shelia

I am a guest at the Topeka Rescue Mission Hope Center. My name is Sheila. On the weekends I have custody of my granddaughter, who stays with me at the Hope Center.   This has been one experience I shall not forget. What led me to be here is that I was trying to take care…read the rest

Walking by Faith

Twenty-five years ago I learned a huge lesson in how to walk by faith in spite of what the circumstances seemed. Today, as needs continue to increase and resources dwindle, I hold fast upon what it was that I learned so many years ago… When a local hospital was preparing to close, a call was…read the rest

A Unique Way to Give

During the June board meeting of 1998, two decisions were made. One was that we would move forward in the development of a new shelter for women, families and children and the second was that we would not make the announcement public until the end of July. We knew that the estimated costs were $2.2…read the rest