Tired and hungry. That's how Sheri, an expecting mom, and her 4 year old son arrived at Raleigh Rescue Mission's Emergency Shelter last fall. Since then, Sheri has found new hope and a new life. Read more about the many blessings Sheri will celebrate this Thanksgiving.
As Trina Iverson surveyed the scene in front of her, she realized it was a far cry from the happy home she'd envisioned for herself and her 5-yearold daughter, Eliza. Her aunt lay passed out on the couch after a night of drinking. And Trina herself felt sick after smoking marijuana and drinking all night.
Sharry sat in the midst of her family, breathing in the smell of her new grandbaby. The conversation revolved around her sister’s teaching, her brother’s writing, her son’s growing family. As Sharry listened, she prayed silently, “Help me God or let me die.”
Our Mission: Through the love of Jesus Christ, Raleigh Rescue Mission rebuilds broken lives of men, women, and children in our community by ministering to their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.