Numerous issues have arisen in the world today leaving many uncertain, fearful and questioning their faith. Natural disasters across the globe, government instability throughout nations, the declining financial state of America, the loss of jobs, increased food costs, skyrocketing fuel prices… such concerns have left many asking the question: Where is God?
I wanted to say a few words of thanks to those of you who have faithfully stood with me in this ministry called Rescue. I had no idea when I walked through those old Rescue Mission doors in April 1986 that I would still be here 25 years later. To say the least it has…read the rest
It was 1:30pm on February 25th when I received a call from the Front Desk at the Topeka Rescue Mission to inform me that a lady who was unsheltered and homeless had come to them because she was in need of a blanket. She was camping somewhere near the Kansas River and, not only was…read the rest
This winter, the Topeka Rescue Mission saw a record-breaking increase in the number of guests who came to us for shelter. During the coldest months of the year more people are willing to take their relatives and friends into their homes rather than have them face homelessness, and in previous winters the Mission has historically…read the rest
Meals Provided In 2010, a total of 227,314 meals were served from the Topeka Rescue Mission’s kitchen. Because of the increased need, there were times when over 1,100 meals were served on a single day. In addition to prepared meals, another 32,660 meals were provided through the distribution of food boxes to hungry individuals and…read the rest