Where truth is stronger than fiction.
Thousands of men and women have found new hope and strength through the help they received at the Milwaukee Rescue Mission. When you see how far some of these men, women and children have come, their lives can be an inspiration to us all. Here are just some of their stories.
Lakesha’s troubled childhood led her into a destructive cycle of abusive relationships and homelessness as an adult. When she finally realized that something had to change, she came to Joy House...Read More »
Winter is no time to be homeless—especially for a mother and her children. But in December 2015, after years of struggling, Jalissa had nowhere to go. She thought she was out of options...Read More »
Lanette is experiencing the freedom that comes from knowing she doesn’t have to fix everything all by herself. God is at work in her life. He is giving her rest, and that makes her feel truly secure.Read More »
"I thank Jesus Christ for giving me this chance to give back — and to show how the Milwaukee Rescue Mission can change lives like mine. I will spend the rest of my life serving the lost and people who think nobody loves them, just like I was helped.”Read More »
“Now I realize that faith is more than just saying ‘I believe’ or praying at the altar call…it’s more than a list of things to do or not do. Faith is one continual redemptive story.”Read More »
“Without the Milwaukee Rescue Mission and the help they gave me, I would probably be dead or in jail. I would have gone back to that lifestyle, but that’s the old person. I’m a new creation now.”Read More »