Category: NL Articles

CIL: Celebrating Christ’s Birth and Work in HBG

Christmas is one of the few holidays that spills over into an entire season. Homes and communities are full of lights; the music on the radio changes. And Christmas is…

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Warm this Winter

Winter poses a serious threat to those living on the streets. Even on comfortable days, nighttime temperatures often dip to around or below freezing. On the worst nights, those exposed…

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Ready for Business

Dominic first came to the Men’s Mission in 2021 after leaving the PA Psychiatric Institute. He had a difficult childhood, which traumatically affected him. Dominic was not honest at first…

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One Step Closer & One Step Away

On September 13, we removed the datestone from the Shamrock Firehouse and Youth Center and discovered some interesting artifacts. Thank you all so much for your patience as we work…

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Work in Progress: Community Center Phase II

After over a year of fundraising, work has finally begun on the old Shamrock Firehouse! Over the past month, everything of value was removed from the building. Asbestos from two…

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Shamrock Firehouse Celebration

On June 8, we celebrated the legacy and impact of the Shamrock Firehouse as both a fire station and our Youth Center. Tours of the facility were offered at 6:30…

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Huddy’s Birthday Buddies

For over two years, the Spiker family has been holding birthday parties for Men’s Mission guests as Huddy’s Birthday Buddies. They come each month, delivering presents, desserts, and hand-made cards.…

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Voices of Hope: Women’s Transitional Housing

“This time, it’s a lot different. I know where I’m going. I’ll have a bed with a pillow to lay my head. I’m not scared of being harmed or doing…

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To the Streets: Our Mobile Mission

While Bethesda Mission mainly serves the homeless and hurting of Harrisburg through its shelters, there are many men and women who are unwilling or unable to stay with us that…

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A Wonderful Christmas (at Italian Lake)

Christmas is, without a doubt, the most wonderful time of the year for many Americans. It provides a chance to reconnect with family and friends. Beautiful lights and decorations fill…

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