A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission is patterned after the real life mission in Birmingham, Alabama. The Jimmie Hale Mission. I had the privilege of touring the mission while doing research for the book.   Glorilyn Neilson’s youngest brother, Tannon, still a teen, has gone missing. To complicate matters, she lost her father a year prior. Now the […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

The story behind the story: a true incident that sparked an idea for a scene in Almond Street Mission: Almond Street Mission tells the story of Glorilyn Neilson whose younger brother, Tannon, has gone missing, hurling her entire family into turmoil. Prayer and volunteering at the local homeless shelter fills the empty, lonely hours. One […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

The homeless shelter in Almond Street Mission is patterned after the Jimmie Hale Mission in Birmingham, Alabama. Later in the month, I’d like to share more about this amazing ministry that assists those who find themselves on the street.¬† When Glorilyn Neilson’s nineteen-year-old brother, Tannon, goes missing without a trace, she’s frantic. Prayer and volunteering […]

A PEEK IN PICTURES: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission takes a look into life on the streets. Caleb Jeremiah Goodman answers a call the Lord has placed on his heart and goes homeless. Only thing, when he winds up at the Almond Street Mission in El Camino, California, and saves gorgeous Glorilyn Neilson from assault, he doesn’t count on falling in […]

A PEEK INSIDE: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission was an exciting ¬†book to write. I’m grateful to Jimmie Hale Mission in Birmingham, AL for allowing me to visit and learn firsthand how a homeless mission operates.         Once again, I’d like my readers to see the real live people I envisioned my characters to look like. The […]