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Join Us for The Forgotten Carols

November 27, 2015

On Sunday, December 6th, 2015, join us for the Christmas musical production, The Forgotten Carols. The Christmas musical The Forgotten Carols has become a new countrywide tradition. It’s the tale of Constance, a nurse too absorbed in her job to be bothered with Christmas. She’s assigned to John, an aging man believed to have some form of…

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Laura’s Story of Transformation

October 27, 2015

As a child, Laura didn’t have much of a father figure, because her dad was rarely around. Though she longed for her father, the pain was too much to handle. “I grew up with resentment and insecurity around men.” But as often happens in these situations, Laura ended up dating men who reminded her of…

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An Unworried Father

October 13, 2015

Jeremy Stephens, Behavior Specialist on staff at Atlanta Mission’s My Sister’s House, reflects on life as a father and on his role with the children who live at our shelters each day: I have a 22-month-old daughter at home. A living, breathing, running, screaming, whining, laughing, giggling, crying, tiny person that simultaneously terrifies me as…

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Don Wilkinson

September 18, 2015
Don Wilkinson, advocate at Atlanta Mission

Recently, the children here at The House (My Sister’s House) returned back to school. The majority of our children have been afforded the opportunity to attend a charter school. One of the requirements is that our children wear uniforms. It became pretty disheartening that a few weeks before school starts there was still a need…

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What Does a Birthday Mean to You?

August 18, 2015

What does a Birthday mean to you? A birthday is a special day in each person’s life filled with lots of happiness and fun. Many people celebrate their birthday for a whole day, week, or month. For their birthdays they have parties surrounded by family and friends. The parties are full of games, laughter, and…

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Heidi’s Story of Transformation

July 28, 2015
Heidi at Atlanta Mission

“How Did I End Up Like This?” Because of your generosity and compassion, Heidi and her daughter were given a chance to start anew. Heidi doesn’t look homeless. She’s all things bright and beautiful, and if you met her, you’d think, This young lady could do anything. But it’s also true that anything could happen…

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