Letter from Our CEO: March 2022
News March 1st, 2022

Letter from Our CEO: March 2022

Often on these pages we write about people who have been with us for a few months and how being here at Denver Rescue Mission has impacted them...
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The Mission in My Words: Mike Merino
News March 1st, 2022

The Mission in My Words: Mike Merino

Hear from Mike Merino, a longtime volunteer and mentor at our Family Rescue Ministry, on what inspired him to get involved.
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Healing Through Faith
Stories of Changed Lives February 1st, 2022

Healing Through Faith

When Troy was struggling in school from an abusive stepfather, God was there. When he was homeless and traveling around the country, God was there. When he got Lyme disease and cancer, God was there. No matt...
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Reflecting On 130 Years
Stories of Changed Lives January 1st, 2022

Reflecting On 130 Years

The legacy of Jim Goodheart—former superintendent of what used to be called Sunshine Rescue Mission—has been passed down by many, including his great-grandson, Tim Through research for his new novel base...
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A Season of Stability
Stories of Changed Lives December 1st, 2021

A Season of Stability

Adrian has been through her fair share of stressful times, but despite any stressful and unprecedented circumstances, she has persevered to find stability for her and her five children.
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You are Filling Homes with Hope this Thanksgiving
Stories of Changed Lives November 1st, 2021

You are Filling Homes with Hope this Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving approaches, many people are filling shopping carts full of food to prepare for the holiday.
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4 Misconceptions About Relapse
Stories of Changed Lives October 1st, 2021

4 Misconceptions About Relapse

Relapse is a harsh reality for many who come to us for help, but with the right coping mechanisms and a strong support system, it can be prevented.
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A Mother's Prayer
Stories of Changed Lives September 1st, 2021

A Mother's Prayer

Derricsa wholeheartedly believes in the power of prayer. It’s the foundation of her parenting as a single mother of four. It’s how she wraps up every day with her children during bedtime. It’s the way ...
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A Look at Lynette’s Workday On The Frontlines
Stories of Changed Lives August 1st, 2021

A Look at Lynette’s Workday On The Frontlines

Being on the front lines at the Mission means showing up physically, mentally and spiritually every day to be a shining light for those living in “To be on the front lines means to be here with our guests ...
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Faces of the Mission: Ricardo’s Story
Stories of Changed Lives July 21st, 2021

Faces of the Mission: Ricardo’s Story

“I never thought this would ever happen to me until it actually happened,” Ricardo said. Ricardo has been experiencing homelessness on and off since 2009. It was not addiction that led to his homelessnes...
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