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13 08, 2016

Union Mission and flood relief

August 13th, 2016|From Rex's Desk|

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 from Jeff Jeffries at WQBE 97.5 radio asking if I would pray on the air for West Virginia. Following a time [...]

1 07, 2016

The incomprehensibility of homelessness

July 1st, 2016|From Rex's Desk|

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 grace of God that any of us are not living in the same situation. Homeless people are just like you [...]

24 06, 2016

Flood Relief – West Virginia

June 24th, 2016|Latest News|

June 24, 2016 In the midst of a state of emergency across many West Virginia counties, Union Mission is partnering with WCHS 8 TV, WQBE 97.5 and other potential partners to help those affected by the recent storms and flooding. We are collecting drinking water, bleach, cleaning supplies and non-perishable food items. Donations can be brought to the Union Mission at 700 South Park Road in Kanawha City or left at one of the drop off sites listed below. […]

1 04, 2016

Youth Pastors, Sign up now for Mission Quest Adventure this summer

April 1st, 2016|Latest News|

EVENT DATE: Saturday, July 30th, 2016 Save the date for a fun, FREE day of fellowship as you rally your youth group teams to find specific items for Union Mission. The day will culminate with a picnic and private party at Water Ways in Boone County. […]

31 03, 2016

Union Mission announces the 2016 “Women On a Mission” Honorees

March 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Union Mission Ministries is excited to announce the 2016 Women On a Mission honorees.  The recipients will be honored at a luncheon on May 19th at the Charleston Marriott Pavilion at 12:00 noon. As an organization on a mission to serve others, Union Mission recognizes the importance of celebrating those who consistently dedicate their time, [...]

23 02, 2016

Volunteers Make a Difference – Shana Clay

February 23rd, 2016|Latest News|

This year for Valentine’s Day, Shana Clay delivered 45 filled cinch sacs to be given to the homeless at Union Mission’s Crossroads men’s shelter.  […]

2 11, 2015

Hello, I’m Mark

November 2nd, 2015|Stories of Hope|

I am from Princeton and spent eighteen years in the military. I have served two tours in Iraq and was wounded while serving in Afghanistan. […]

28 08, 2015


August 28th, 2015|Stories of Hope|

I am originally from Fayetteville but lived and worked in Ohio for many years. When I lost my job, I became homeless and moved around staying with friends. […]

28 08, 2015

You Did it!

August 28th, 2015|Latest News, Uncategorized|

A few months ago, we reached out to our friends and partners for help with a critical situation.  Three of our trucks were out of commission.  With prayerful consideration we entered into a lease agreement to purchase a used flatbed truck.  Our goal was to pay monthly payments on the truck for the next 14 months. […]

8 09, 2014

New Hope

September 8th, 2014|Stories of Hope|

For many people, Easter is a time of new outfits, family gatherings, great food and enjoyable activities that generate fun-loving experiences and fond memories. […]