Stories of Hope

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Amanda’s Story

Amanda shares how a painful experience sent her down a path of addiction and separation from family. After allowing God’s renewal to begin at the Women’s Mission, she’s been reconciled with her children and has true hope for the future.

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How Effective is Long-Term Recovery?

by Scott Dunwoody, Executive Director On June 21, Wilbur shared, as he graduated from Bethesda’s long-term recovery program, “I don’t want to go back where I was. I mean, I was in the gutter, but the Mission pulled me up out of the gutter. As long as I believe in Jesus, it’ll be alright –……
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Holy Week Devotion – Day 8

Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 HE IS RISEN! Matthew 28:1-20 (ESV): The Resurrection Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. And behold, there was a great earthquake, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came……
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July 2018  “Community Center Alum named one of PA’s Best and Brightest & High School Co-Valedictorian”
April 2018“A Grateful Heart and a Full Belly”
January 2018Radical Transformation of the Spirit”


October 2017 “A Life Transformed to Help Others”
July 2017 “God, the Girl, and the Old Building”
April 2017 “With Christ at the Helm”
January 2017 “Building Projects on the Horizon — Updated!”


October 2016 “Fireproofing Fundometer is Rising!”
July 2016 “Let’s Reach More Kids!”
April 2016 “Let the ‘Fireproofing’ Spread”
January 2016 “Reflections on a decade at the Mission”