I had a question the other day from a health conscious citizen about the types of meals we serve in the soup kitchen and the food we give out in the food pantry. I think we do a pretty good job, but there is always room for improvement and a lot of the time it depends on what we have on hand or can afford. We get our food from Roadrunner Food … [Read more...] about What Type Of Food Do We Serve At The Mission?
I see it daily; Lives lived without meaning drifting from one toy, fad or bright, shiny object to the next. Lots of leisure, but no rest. Lots of parties, but no joy. Lots of drugs and alcohol, but no real highs. No sense that what we do really matters. At the Mission, we try and teach folks that it doesn't have to be that way. That it is … [Read more...] about What’s New At The Gospel Mission for The Week Of Mar 20-26
There will be a Senior Citizens Food Pantry for any Senior 55 and older living in Grant County who really needs food, this Wednesday, Mar 15 at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Swan St. Please bring your own bags and help to carry the food. The men's cold weather shelter has been closed for the season. We still have the Sierra House Women and … [Read more...] about Whats New At The Gospel Mission For The Week Of Mar 13-19
There will be a mobile food pantry for parents of 6th Street School Children this Monday, Feb 6 at the Knights of Columbus building on Swan Street. It will begin around 1 pm and last until the food runs out, so if you are a parent, please drop by and get some food if you really need some. The last day for our cold weather shelter this year, … [Read more...] about What’s New At The Gospel Mission for The Week Of Mar 6-12
The men's shelter is running pretty smoothly, we have our racks full of clothing, there is food in the pantry, but there are a few things we are short of. We need bags (either plastic or paper) for food boxes, men's socks, peanut butter or tuna fish, canned vegetables or fruit and coffee cups for the soup kitchen if you have any lying … [Read more...] about What’s New For The Week Of Feb 27 Through Mar 5