Pathways Off The Street: How Scott’s Life Was Changed

  Scott’s Story “I’d never been homeless before. I didn’t know where to go; I didn’t know what to do. I just walked around and waited for something to happen.” Scott didn’t grow up experiencing poverty. He lived what many people would call a “normal” life. He had a place to call home. A job. […]

Use Your Gifts To Serve Others: Denver Rescue Mission’s Mentor Services Help Change Lives

When Steven talks about his mentor, Jon, you can hear the excitement in his voice. “Why he is just the greatest man!” Steven says as he flips through photos of the two on his iPad. Steven was paired with Jon as part of his program. Steven and Jon meet every other week, if not every […]

Denver’s Hidden Homeless: Adine’s Path To Home

  Adine’s Story About a year ago, Adine and her kids found themselves without a home and in need of some serious help. Here’s their story. It’s an early Monday morning in Montbello. Adine is sitting in her living room. There are two couches, a coffee table and an end table that has a book […]

Gifts Of The Season: Two Stories From Fort Collins Rescue Mission

“So we, though many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another.” ROMANS 12:5 (ESV)   Keely and Darryl Share Their Stories When people reflect on Christmas, they often mention faith, joy and family. And the responses don’t change just because someone is experiencing homelessness. But for many of our homeless friends, […]

A Place To Be A Kid: Christmas At The Crossing

CHRISTMAS. FAMILY. HOMELESSNESS. One of these words does not belong with the others. This Christmas, give the gift of hope for our families at The Crossing.   Faces Of Homelessness In Colorado Did you know that, in Colorado, there are nearly 25,000 homeless students enrolled in schools? In fact, 14,000 of those students live in […]