A Peek Into Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission In doing research for Almond Street Mission, I discovered Mike Yankoski. Mike is a writer and speaker with a MA in theology.. Mike went homeless for five months, hoping to better understand and minister to those on the street. In his book Under the Overpass, he describes how he ate out of […]

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 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 […]