Jan 22 Newsletter DIGITAL-1

In This Issue:

21 Ways You Made Real Change Possible in 2021
You have been the hands and feet of Jesus. The 2020s are not proving to be easy years, but by God’s grace, the work of Jesus in the hearts of men, women and children continues unabated. See the 21 ways our community rallied in support of the homeless. 


The Miracle of Selfless Giving - Heart to Heart from Phil Altmeyer
“I’m amazed as I sit at my desk and sign thank you letter after thank you letter. Churches giving use of their space free of charge; restaurants delivering hundreds of free meals for our guests; individuals offering handmade quilts, expensive machinery, medical and legal expertise; and... 


It’s a Together Thing - A UGM Partner Feature
“If we weren’t doing it together, it would never work.” Meet John and Vonnie Tucker who have committed to serve our guests by providing meals, monthly support, homemade quilts, and including UGM in their will. 


The Root of Our Joy

Dec 1, 2015 10:50:00 AM

Life and death. Joy and sorrow. Growth and pain. Life is a mix of the good and the bad. Becoming a Christian doesn’t magically change that... Read More >

Godspeed, Randy Altmeyer

Oct 5, 2015 11:18:23 AM

Long before Randy Altmeyer was old enough to work, he was part of the Union Gospel Mission. His dad, Harry Altmeyer, was a board member... Read More >

Both Kinds of Bread

Nov 1, 2014 11:50:53 AM

Jesus fed His followers both physically and spiritually. We are committed to doing the same. Thank you for partnering with us... Read More >

Take Action: Bible Giveaway

Oct 1, 2014 11:35:13 AM

As we prepare for our 5th Annual City-Wide Thanksgiving Dinner, we’d like to put a Bible in the hands of each of our dinner guests... Help Now >

Poverty and Family Breakdown

Feb 1, 2014 6:58:00 AM

Family breakdown has devastating effects. Children born and raised outside of marriage are five times more likely to be poor...

Engage! Work Seminar

Feb 1, 2014 6:50:38 AM

Eight local business leaders recently participated in UGM’s Engage! work seminar on how to keep a job and earn a promotion. They spoke to... Read More >

Hospitality to the Homeless

Sep 1, 2013 11:59:25 AM

God loves the poor. He expects us to love them, as well, and He expects us to demonstrate that love in concrete ways like hospitality.

Business Practicum: Hospitality

Sep 1, 2013 11:55:42 AM

As part of her recovery, Dionne Varney needed to find a new career. Before coming to Anna Ogden Hall, she spent 14 years in the adult entertainment industry

A Working Relationship

Aug 1, 2013 12:28:47 PM

As Paul’s strength returned, he was paired with volunteer Mike Updike to work in the Mission’s flower beds a few hours each week. Mike calls it...

Tshimakain Creek Camp Update

Aug 1, 2013 12:25:23 PM

Sharyle shared a simple story that impacted her. One little boy was astonished by his good fortune at meal time: “You mean I get to eat a WHOLE sandwich?”