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A Wanted Man

“Nobody wanted me around,” says Travis. “I grew up in the San Fernando Valley and had a violent childhood.  I watched my step-dad shoot a gun out of the house

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When Smiles Are Extra Precious

In partnership with the Santa Maria Foursquare Church and with Grace Baptist Church, the mission is reaching out to the many homeless children that live in north Santa Barbara County.

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Use it or Lose it

The servant who hid his talent got it taken away and given to another. The lesson to be learned is, “use it or lose it.”
To that end, Haela and her

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Community Comes Together to Make Christmas Special for Over 300 Children

Printed in the Santa Maria Times, December 22, 2016
The Central Coast Rescue Mission teamed up with local churches, businesses and community members to provide gifts to more than 300 children

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A Father’s Future Focus

Henry’s father was in a gang and led his family in the gang lifestyle. Struggling to be a good example to his son, Henry is now trying to break away

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Service With a Smile

Enedina’s pastor asked his church to help at the rescue mission. She responded joyfully and served. She enjoyed it so much she came back multiple times and has served in

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Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens

For some time, mission volunteers, Tim and Judy, had been donating items. With their children having flown the coop, they decided to get more personally involved. Thinking it was a

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One Giant Leap

Growing up in Denver, Kevin’s childhood was relatively normal. His parents loved him, but he experienced quite a bit of anxiety. Not knowing how to deal with it, Kevin would

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Filling the Void in My Heart

My name is Vincent and for most of my life, I have felt a certain void in my heart. Growing up I was distant from my parents and I was

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Sometimes Life Throws You a Curveball

My name is Justin Robertson. I am 29 years old and was raised in Nipomo, California in a Christian household. As a child, I grew up playing sports. Sports were

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