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Focus on Love

Love is an emotional need in the heart and life of every person. Love begins at birth with a mother/child relationship and continues to cry out for fulfillment throughout one’s entire life. As we at [...]

January 25th, 2017|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on Focus on Love

Feeding People is What We Do

“We Feed People, It’s What We Do”! It’s more than a motto! This is woven into every aspect of our programs, services and mission. We feed people physically, and spiritually. It’s been said that the [...]

November 3rd, 2016|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on Feeding People is What We Do

Addiction is a fire

Addiction is an all-consuming fire, which ignites its passion in every aspect of individuals’ body, mind and soul. It is not a respecter of persons in regard to age, gender, culture, race or social economic class. [...]

October 6th, 2016|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on Addiction is a fire

What kind of people frequent the mission?

We often have a “mindset” or preconceived idea of what kind of individual we would think would frequent a mission. We imagine a person who struggles with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, or someone who [...]

September 1st, 2016|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on What kind of people frequent the mission?

Union Mission and flood relief

On Friday, June 23rd, we woke up to the news of one of the most devastating floods in the history of West Virginia. I arrived at the mission at 6:25 am and received a phone call [...]

August 13th, 2016|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on Union Mission and flood relief

The incomprehensibility of homelessness

For most of us being homeless is incomprehensible. To walk away from “normalcy” is surely beyond our comprehension unless you come to know someone who is homeless and then you realize that it is only by the [...]

July 1st, 2016|Categories: From Rex's Desk|Comments Off on The incomprehensibility of homelessness