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It’s Time for Easter Eggstravaganza!

On Wednesday, March 27th, several thousand of our neighbors and friends will come to Center Street Park and enjoy a sun- and fun-filled day of Easter baskets, food, music, games

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Program graduate turns his life around, and stays to work at the mission

Timothy graduated from the mission’s Life Recovery Program in 2016. “I had a lot of growing up to do,” he said. “I used to be very all about me. And

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Bill’s Boots on the Ground – March 2019

We’ve had a nice winter with lots of rainfall here in the Victor Valley—us desert dwellers are not used to so much rain. It sure does make the area green

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After Half a Lifetime Behind Bars, Joseph Chooses God

Joseph grew up in a broken family in San Bernardino. “I didn’t have a father around. My mother was there, but not really there. We didn’t have any money. I

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Mission Celebrates 10 Years With Pastor John at the Helm of the Program

Pastor John Schmidt, program manager, hit a big milestone recently: In December, he celebrated 10 years at the mission. “When I started, there were 25 guys at the ranch (the

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2018: A Look Back At A Joyous And Successful Year

We have seen the goodness of the Lord here at the mission this last year. The outpouring of goodwill and generosity to the Mission is humbling. We have learned to

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Mario Turns Away From Life Of Violence And Drugs, Embraces God

As a child in Orange County, Mario grew up wanting for nothing. “We were always spoiled as kids,” he said. “But when we got to junior high school-age, I remember

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Bill’s Boots on the Ground – January 2019

The holidays have come and gone and the new year is here! 2018 was incredible; we served so many people with your help—thank you. But now, most of us are

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Toys bring joy

By Garrett Bergthold /Staff Writer
Photo by James Quigg / Daily Press
Posted in the Daily Press – December 18, 2018
(To read Daily Press original article  CLICK HERE)
Christmas came eight days early for

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Warming Shelter at Fairground Opens to Homeless

By Paola Baker /Staff Writer
Posted in the Daily Press – November 26, 2018
(To read entire article  CLICK HERE)
VICTORVILLE — As temperatures drop, local charities are finding ways to provide shelter to the homeless.

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