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Be Rich at Atlanta Mission

December 24, 2015
Buckhead Church's Be Rich at Atlanta Mission

We are so thankful for all of you who were a part of the Be Rich campaign through Buckhead Church. Because of you so many more homeless women and children will be served at the Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children. Watch the video to see how the money will be used! Be Rich …

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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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Veronica’s Story of Transformation

November 23, 2015
Veronica at Atlanta Mission

“I want to tell donors, ‘Thank God for you!” Your support of Atlanta Mission is helping Veronica leave addiction behind Veronica was in jail, worrying about her two children, wondering where they would go after she got out. And that’s when a young lady shared that she knew of a wonderful place that would help …

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Do You Know?

October 28, 2015
Atlanta Mission, The Shepherd's Inn in the Atlanta Skyline

Do you know how many hungry and hurting men, women, and children in our community you helped through your support of Atlanta Mission in 2013? Test your knowledge … 1) Meals Served: a) 552,989 b) 880,109 c) 775,583 2) Nights of Shelter Provided: a) 195,564 b) 222,413 c) 298,358 3) People who obtained employment: a) …

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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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“Yee-haw!” – The Potter’s House Goes Whitewater Rafting!

October 21, 2015

The Potter’s House, Atlanta Mission’s campus in Jefferson Georgia, is home to a recovery program for men battling addiction. Fifteen of these men, including two counselors, had the opportunity to go whitewater rafting last weekend at the Ocoee River in Copper Hill, Tennessee. For most of our clients, this was the first time they had …

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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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A Message from the President: A little bit of hope can change lives!

October 6, 2015
Homeless Men find Hope at Atlanta Mission

Dear Friend, As you look at the many encounters Jesus had with people who might have felt very out of place—tax collectors, prostitutes, and many others—Jesus never let them feel that way. One of my favorite stories is of the woman who shows up at Simon’s house. She was totally out of place, but that …

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My Sister’s House Small Groups – Summer Picnic

October 6, 2015

A few weeks ago, the ladies at My Sister’s House and our small group leaders spent the morning by the Chattahoochee River. The day included a picnic lunch, short devotionals, and games for everyone. The real goal was to spend quality time together. Women hiked, laughed, and ate. It was a celebration of another great …

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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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