Stories of Hope

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Lonny’s Story

A series of overdoses and recovery attempts led Lonny to the Women’s Mission, where she learned how to love herself and others. Most importantly, she developed a relationship with God and figured out who she wants to be as a person.

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Breaking Strongholds

by Scott Dunwoody, Executive Director I find it interesting how those graduating from our recovery program at our Men’s Shelter often refer to something that most of us aren’t even aware of – the number of steps coming into Bethesda’s historic iconic landmark. Steps leading up underneath the Green Cross number 13, 14, 15, depending……
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Picking Up the Pieces: Earl’s Story

While many of our long-term guests are enrolled in drug and alcohol recovery programs, some of them are enrolled in the social services program to connect them with the services they need. I had the opportunity to sit down with one of those guests, Earl, to talk about the circumstances that led him to Bethesda……
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July 2019 “Things Needed for the Body” 
April 2019
 “Fireproofed Community Center 75% There!”
January 2019 “Mobilizing God’s Talents”


October 2018 “Thank you for Fireproofing a Life!”
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!”