News Archive

Feeding the Hungry and Homeless - Thanksgiving is typically a time when families gather to recount their blessings and eat—especially turkey and pumpkin pie. But for those without a home or family, Thanksgiving can be very lonely.

Scott Hamilton - Mission In My Words

Tracy Lawrence Turkey Fry 2013 - Frying turkeys to feed the homeless this Thanksgiving.

God's Hospital - “If not for Nashville Rescue Mission, I’m sure I’d be six feet under. I had no idea how sick I was until it was almost too late.”

Matt Wertz - A Twitter post for size 14 shoes led this singer/songwriter to come up with some creative ways to help the homeless.

World Homeless Day - Did you know there are more than 4,000 homeless men, women and children in Nashville? How can you help?

I got my GED at 49 - “I dropped out of school in the eighth grade. I spent ten years living on the streets. I felt worthless. Nashville Rescue Mission saved my life.”

Homeless and in High School - While most 16-year-olds are thinking about getting their driver’s licenses, Arteisia and other kids living at the Mission are wondering if they’ll find a permanent place to live.

An Evening of Encouragement - Join Max Lucado for An Evening of Encouragement as he shares insights from his newest book You’ll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times.

Pictures of Hope - Award winning photojournalist and author, Linda Solomon, brings her nationally acclaimed Pictures of Hope program to Nashville Rescue Mission.

Finding a cool place to rest - How can you help the homeless survive the hot summer months?

Phil Keaggy - “I’ve been playing for audiences for nearly 50 years now and I couldn’t have asked for a better audience than at the Mission.”

Moving Up and Moving On - “Nashville Rescue Mission provided me with the opportunity to find a job, go to work and save money. I’m moving forward with my life.”

Happy 237th Birthday America - Help make it a festive 4th of July for the homeless

Help the Homeless Beat the Heat - 5 reasons to care for the homeless this summer.

The Gift of Giving Back - “I’m a volunteer, so I don’t get paid to come to the Mission. Yet, it is probably the most rewarding job I have ever had.”

Camp Deer Run - Want to help the boys and girls who call the Mission their temporary home have a life-changing experience?

Lisa Spencer - "Joy that comes from giving to, or doing for others, fulfills like nothing else."

Feels Like Home - "This is the first time I have been homeless. I never imagined it would happen to me."

Art Gives Life - Art is not my life. Life is my art. Taking photos for the Mission was a bigger blessing to me than it was to them.