Category Archives: Guest Stories

Rebecca’s Story

With temperatures in Muskogee, Oklahoma falling below 0° in the winter and reaching highs over 110° in the heat of summer, it was no wonder that Rebecca decided to come to Gospel Rescue Mission after spending the last year living in her car. Piling herself with several blankets in the frigid cold and occasionally cranking…
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Kenneth’s Story:

What was your mind set when you were 12 years old? Were you a little rebellious? Or were you a good kid? Or maybe a good kid stuck in a bad situation? The latter is where Kenneth found himself. His mother treated him very poorly, but at that age and with no one else to…
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Jodi’s Story

One conversation with Jodi, and you’ll know that she has the sweetest soul. She is kind, she goes out of her way to help others, and she loves God. We wish that was all there was to tell about Jodi, but unfortunately, a brain injury from being hit in the head with a glass ash…
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Travis’s Story

When mistakes start piling up and go unresolved, they can turn into big problems. For Travis, unpaid fines turned into a possible prison sentence, but the kind heart of a judge made all the difference when he was sentenced to a work release program instead. A work release program is where you are required to…
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