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

The Realities of Life on the Streets

Two men on river bank.

Since the release of “In Darkness, a Light Still Shines,” many readers have voiced that they had been unaware of the harsh realities that so many people who are homeless daily face. The book is just a taste of what went on over a course of time in Topeka, KS.  Sadly, new stories of the…read the rest

Back to School Fair: One of the Ways You Make A Difference


The Mission will host its annual Back-to-School Fair on August 7th, 9th and 10th. Children residing at the Mission as well as families in need from the community will benefit from this great endeavor. Last year a total of 656 children were helped! Backpacks loaded with school supplies will be provided again Children at the…read the rest

NET Reach Update: Introducing Sally Zellers – What God is Doing in Hi-Crest

Sally Zellers with Maddie

This past June, Sally Zellers was welcomed onboard as the new Director of Hi-Crest NET. The Hi-Crest neighborhood is the first area being targeted for neighborhood transformation through NET Reach. She shares that coming more closely alongside with the ministry of the Mission through NET Reach has been an incredible opportunity.  She has worked with…read the rest

Celebrating Freedom: One Man’s Chapter

Steve Paul

In America, July marks the month in which we celebrate our nation’s independence. Patriotism rings loud as flags wave high and fireworks light the sky. But it’s not just our nation that celebrates victory. The Topeka Rescue Mission is privileged to celebrate the victory of individuals once bound by the prison of homelessness released into…read the rest

Estate Planning: A Unique Way to Give


Gifts given through estate planning have blessed us throughout our history and allowed numerous individuals to leave a legacy of compassion, resource and hope to the thousands who come through the doors of the Mission on any given day. If you are interested in giving to the Mission in this invaluable way, there are various…read the rest