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July 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. The Trouble With Roommates Roommates are unpredictable. Anthony had four of them in a two bedroom apartment. $200 a month afforded him the couch downstairs as a bed. At the time, he was working part-time at a minimum wage job. After child […]

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June 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. A Mother’s Day Message We are making improvements to the parking lot pictured above, because there is a City of Roseburg requirement for the Mission to have paved parking spaces. In 2011, we applied for and received a Conditional Use Permit to […]

June 3, 2017 in Newsletter by

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May 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. A Mother’s Day Message Emily’s mother had an addiction problem that poured into her life too. Poor supervision and a lack of intervention caused the daughter to follow the mother’s bad example. Emily sought relief in the same substance that was causing […]

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April 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Life Got Complicated Holly had to be transported to River Bend in Springfield for an emergency C-section because of complications with the delivery of her baby. James was born in October. After four days, she was discharged with only one possible destination […]

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March 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Awakened To A New Life As a child, Denise bounced from one family member’s household to another, because her mother died when she was just eight-years-old. Early in life she learned, “If I stirred something up, then I had to go live […]

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February 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Abuse Caused A Rebellious Life When Noel was two-years-old, his father died. For several years, his single parent working mother raised him and his younger brother. Then an abusive stepfather entered the family and life changed. He said, “The littlest of things […]

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January 2017 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. New Life Program Rehabilitation is the purpose of our New Life Program. It is to restore men and women to a state of health and constructive activity. We prepare each one for employment and integration into society by removing barriers in the […]

December 30, 2016 in Newsletter by

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December 2016 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Job Landed With First Application The ink was barely dry on Liz’s resume. While still in jail, she thought about the various restaurants where she would like to work. One of them stood out as a best choice. Years earlier, she had […]

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November 2016 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Forgiveness And Healing Some guy down the street in their neighborhood gave two 13-year-old girls marijuana to try, because they asked him for it. Briana remembers thinking, “I had no concern about what it might do to me. Everyone else was doing […]

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October 2016 Newsletter

Download a PDF to read the full newsletter. Or read our featured article below. Homeless Not Jobless Chris has been employed at the same place for four- and-a-half years; he has been sleeping on a Mission bunk bed for just a few months. He needed the Mission so that he could keep his job. This emergency […]

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