Category: Letters

Fireproof a life

Read the full version here In 2015, the Kurzenknabe printing company directly adjacent to the old Fire Station was purchased, and in August 2019 a wonderful celebration was held with…

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House of Mercy – Front Facade Facelift

You may have heard the story: trying to relocate our landmark Men’s Shelter twice in the early 2000’s, denied by the City, settling for having to renovate a 30,000 sf…

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The Greatest Story Ever Told

Read the full version here! “Greatest Story Ever Told” : This House of Mercy’s Story Is that Story  The Grateful Dead’s song titled the “Greatest Story Ever Told” isn’t the…

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Counting Our Blessings

November 2021 Appeal Largely unseen and yet crucial to this House of Mercy called Bethesda Mission is our beloved Board of Directors. These followers of Jesus Christ are collectively equipped…

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Sherburne P. Hill Remembered: 1925-2021

Bob Manbeck, former Director of Community Relations Ambitious, caring, creative, faithful, joyful, resourceful: these are just a few of the character traits exemplified by the late Sherb Hill, who served…

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I’ll Drive With You

Lily K. Martin, Communications Specialist “Rundown. I was beating up my body with all the drinking. I couldn’t take it anymore. Something had to give.” Vance Reinhart was a completely…

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Celebrating the Goodness of God

Check out our September appeal, Celebrating the Goodness of God, here!  

A Double Portion Blessing

A Double Portion Blessing Sometimes it is overwhelming how a theme just emerges in our lives. Well, it certainly appears that is the case in the life of this House…

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The Influence of Two Men in the Lives of a Boy and a Teen

Here at Bethesda Mission we have the privilege and responsibility to tell vivid stories to help us understand the formidable challenges that our guests face and how the introduction of…

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Hope for Mothers

Donors will often tell us how much they are encouraged by hearing the stories about our guests finding a refuge for healing and the wonderful progress they have made, successfully…

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