Year: 2017

Filling the Storehouse

by Zachary Kinard, Director of Outreach Ministries It’s not much of a stretch to draw comparisons between the storehouses of ancient times and the Outreach warehouse space that provides storage…

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From Suffering to Renewal

“God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks to us in our conscience, but shouts to us in our pain.” –CS Lewis Suffering is a painful, but universal fact of…

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Bethesda Mission’s Annual Celebration Banquet to be Held at Radisson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Katie Andreano Manager of Communications Office: 717-257-4442 x228 Cell: 973-865-1742 BETHESDA MISSION’S ANNUAL CELEBRATION BANQUET TO BE HELD AT RADISSON HARRISBURG, PA  On Thursday, September…

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Boxcar Indy – Lend A Helping Paw Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 3, 2017 Contact: Kelly McGinley Tremendous Leadership 717.701.8159 x2 Boxcar Indy – Lend A Helping Paw Program Promotes Community Engagement in Harrisburg’s Allison Hill Neighborhood …

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Stories from the Dental Clinic

Jose came to the Mission in severe pain. He was homeless, yet employed at the racetrack when an accident with one of the horses occurred. Jose’s arm was broken at…

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God, the Girl, and the Old Building

Shelley B. Brooks, Director, Bethesda Women and Children’s Mission  “For I know the plans that I have for you…” (Jeremiah 29:11) The connection began many years ago when, as a…

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Taking Over

Andre Cooper, Teen Outreach Manager 2016-17 has brought us a great school year of retreats, ending with our first leadership retreat.  Thanks to all who have given their money, time,…

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Our Prevention Strategy

I would be a rich man if I had $100 for every time someone asked something like, “It’s great that Bethesda Mission helps so many men and women recover from…

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‘Tent City’ to be gone from church by this week, fight against homelessness remains

by COURTNEY HIGHFIELD, CBS 21 News,  Thursday, May 4th 2017 Original Story: HARRISBURG, Pa. — CBS 21 first reported in January about a tent encampment for homeless people set up outside…

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Easter Celebration Dinner Planned

RELEASE DATE:   3-29-17 CONTACT: Kenneth A. Ross                        Director of Community Relations,   717-257-4442, Ext.   223 (Office)                                                                                       EASTER CELEBRATION DINNER PLANNED AT BETHESDA MISSION FOR THE NEEDY! Bethesda Mission has…

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You can inspire hope during COVID-19

At Bethesda Mission, our mission remains the same through this pandemic: to serve those who are most vulnerable in our community. Right now groceries are one of their biggest needs, so please come alongside your friends and neighbors affected by the shutdown. $25 provides groceries, meals, and other care.

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