The Mission — October 2020

The Mission — October 2020

A THANKSGIVING TO REMEMBER

“I made a big mistake and went to prison for 18 months,” Patrick says. He thought he’d left his past behind, but nearly 20 years later, it surprised him and put him behind bars. Discover how he found strength, healing, and a NEW new beginning at Union Rescue Mission! Read More »

The Mission — September 2020

The Mission — September 2020

REVOLUTIONIZE SOMEONE’S LIFE WITH GOD’S LOVE

“I was tired of being broken,” Antonia confesses. After being molested as a child, enduring homelessness, and burning with anger inside, she came to URM “knowing it was her only chance.” Discover how God pursued and forever changed her! Read More »

The Mission — August 2020

The Mission — August 2020

YOU HELP BRING NEW LIFE AFTER A LIFETIME OF LOSS

Vincent realized, “life wasn’t the problem, I was.” After suffering trauma, loss, and addictions, he finally sought help at URM. His story will give anyone hope that change is possible, no matter how many mistakes have been made. Read More »

The Mission — July 2020

The Mission — July 2020

YOU HELP TURN LIVES AROUND

Gerald was “like a walking dead person,” devastated by a meth addiction. He completely changed after coming to URM five years ago. Though COVID-19 claimed his life this spring, his comeback story continues inspiring life-change. Read More »

The Mission — June 2020

The Mission — June 2020

YOU HELP SAVE THE CHILDREN OF “KID ROW”

Children in our community are suffering as never before, facing challenges unknown to their parents’ generation. But when these families have nowhere else to go, they turn to Union Rescue Mission. Find out how God is answering prayers! Read More »

The Mission — May 2020

The Mission — May 2020

YOU HELP PEOPLE LIKE RYAN OVERCOME ADDICTION

“I’m learning how to follow Christ instead of myself,” says Ryan. Just when his addictions and PTSD were about to kill him, Ryan instead found a loving community and the key to true transformation. Find out how! Read More »

The Mission — April 2020

The Mission — April 2020

YOU HELP PEOPLE LIKE DAISY SEE THEMSELVES AS JESUS DOES

“When I looked in a mirror…all I could see was a weak, failed mom,” says Daisy. Find out how she learned to embrace her true identity and later become a substance abuse counselor to help more women like her! Read More »

The Mission — March 2020

The Mission — March 2020

YOU HELP PEOPLE LIKE CARLOS EXPERIENCE NEW LIFE

Carlos is one of the toughest men who has ever walked through the doors of Union Rescue Mission. Learn how he went from being violent and addicted to power to becoming a man after God’s own heart… Read More »

The Mission — February 2020

The Mission — February 2020

YOU GIVE CHILDREN HOPE AND A FUTURE

Marianna is a precious, beautiful child. At 10 years of age, she is full of energy and oozes confidence, and her smile lights up a room. She is not the same child who came to Hope Gardens last spring. The trauma she once experienced is unimaginable… Read More »

The Mission — January 2020

The Mission — January 2020

AN UGLY PAST, A HOPE-FILLED FUTURE

We all have a past. Unfortunately, mine is ugly. For almost 30 years, staying high on crack was the only way I could deal with the memories of the life I once lived as a gangbanger. Memories of friends who’d died … of people I’d hurt … of people I’d killed … Read More »