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-THE LATEST AT SAFE HARBOR-

December 11, 2016
Over the weekend, Safe Harbor celebrated three more graduates who completed our program.We are so proud of these men who have taken their lives back! We praise God for privilege to serve these men and help them walk through the process of restoration! God is good!

Recently at Safe Harbor we have been working on improving our facility to better serve the 65+ men in our care. We are striving to do a Great Work at Safe Harbor of Memphis – both in house and in the community. We want you to join us in our quest to heal this WORLD one person at a time and a great way to make our participants feel important and valued is to have clean, up-to-date, and fresh facilities. These pictures represent some of the makeovers we have been working on to give our property a much needed face lift. I am asking you to be a part of our movement by donating money, time, or materials. Your contributions will help us to better care for the men we are helping rebuild their lives. You can sponsor building materials which can range from paint, tools, tile, landscaping, and more or sponsor hygiene products such as soaps, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, toilet paper, etc. EVERY donation is helpful!

Wood Paneling for Recreation Room Recently sponsored by a family in Covington:

Nehemiah House after renovations(new flooring, ceiling, paint, and complete bathroom overhaul):

Monkey Grass is being donated for flower beds outside Nehemiah House sponsored by a family in Cordova

TO DONATE:
Any material donations contact Deon Williams at 901-382-0966 ext. 220 or via email ewilliams@safeharbormemphis.org. If you wish to make a cash or check donations please contact Nicole Shinholt at 901-650-4474 or via email; nicole@lhmm.org or click on the paypal link below. We appreciate your support to this worthy cause!!!

June 6 through June 10, 2016
The Heart of the Jungle Revival was a GREAT success. We had five wonderful Men of God that delivered a powerful word each night. More excitedly we had a total of 19 Men who either Dedicated or Rededicated their lives to God. I am excited about planning the next one. We have had an opportunity to see God do wonderful things things in the lives of staff and residents alike. I am anxious to see what follows, I know we can expect GREAT things from God going forward. Please join us in celebrating the men that have made the awesome decision to follow God and thanking the men who who help facilitate this great effort. Thanks to Pastor Kevin Twisdale, Pastor Brad Bowie, Nick The Greek, Pastor Kevin Love and Pastor Ron Smith. Also a special thanks to Pastor Tony Woodard, Chaplin Joe Pipkin, Gary Wilson and the rest of Safe Harbor of Memphis Staff and Residents for making this Revival a success beyond anything we could have imagined!

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Below Monday June 6 – a message from Pastor Kevin Twisdale from
Downline Ministries about jail vs hell
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May 30, 2016
Philippians 1:3 says that “I thank my God in all my remembrance of you”. A Happy Memorial Day 2016 at Safe Harbor of Memphis.
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April 14, 2016
SUCCEED. DON’T GIVE UP. WORK HARD. BE DETERMINED.
ATTITUDE IS EVERYTHING. DREAM BIG.
Let’s be encouraged – Safe Harbor has been focused on encouraging our participants that they can achieve their goals of a united family, health, sobriety, living drug-free, job security, independent living and more. We believe that in order for a circumstantial change to take place a mental, physical, and spiritual change must be made first. Recently we have posted inspirational quotes and posters throughout the mission to remind the men  they are important and they CAN live the life they want.
We all must set goals, work hard, and stay focused.
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March 27, 2016
Happy Easter!!! We held a special Easter service to reach those in our immediate community. Service was held actually under the bridge across from the mission. There we were able to share the love Christ. Afterwards, we had a great dinner to celebrate what that Christ died and ROSE for us!
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March 20, 2016
Tonight we had the honor & privilege to be in accordance with the Lord’s command to Baptize in His name. So please join Safe Harbor of Memphis in The Celebration of Baptism of 3 of our residents: Michael S., Michael L. and Thomas R.
It’s Celebration Time- Time to rejoice!!!!
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Match 14, 2016
Last night’s Chapel Service was simply amazing!!! God reminded me why WE do what we do. Three men dedicated the lives to Christ. We heard an amazing word by Pastor Ron Travis –  Be Patient and Let GOD be GOD. Whatever the Blessing that you may be waiting on, be patient and WAIT and always remember what “Wait” means!!! Wait means to SERVE!!! Just like a waiter or waitress… SERVE!!! These 3 guys giving their lives to Christ is nothing short of a miracle so join me in celebrating these lives and the many more to come. Thank you Pastor Ron for sharing and serving with us!

December 10, 2015
At Lighthouse’s annual Christmas Party Safe Harbor Memphis walked away with several well earned awards for their ministry location. Each one of the awards given are derived from a rating scale based on an evaluation of finances, surveys, statistics, and interviews.
Memphis proudly earned the following:
***Spirituality Award – given to the mission which recorded the most salvations, re-dedications, and baptism collectively for the year
***Program Award – overall success in operations program office such as administration, file audits, accurate databases, etc.
***Finish Line Award – mission that had the greatest number of full payout graduations for the year
***Mission of the Year – overall excellence in serving the participants through all of our services
Mission of the Year 2015
Finish Line Award 2015
Also noteworthy…we would also like to congratulate Deon Williams for receiving his Certificate of Ordination(below). We so appreciate you pastor!
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November 26, 2015
HAPPY THANKSGIVING at Safe Harbor!
We were so blessed to celebrate Thanksgiving provided and served by Bethel Church of Bartlett – everyone had a great time and the food was amazing! Thank you so much to Bethel and their congregation for blessing our participants!

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November 11, 2015
Happy Veteran’s Day! It was our great honor to show our appreciation to our Veteran’s. Each of our service men was given a certificate of appreciation and a shirt from the branch in which they serve/served. Thank you for your service!
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November 10, 2015
Our maintenance team did a great job on our Chapel entrance makeover!
Thank you guys for all your hard work!
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November 8, 2015
“God is soooooo AWESOME!!!! We are privileged to see God work miracles. One of our residents have been battling Hepatitis – C for years. This resident dedicated his life to the Lord and was baptized about one month ago. He went to the doctor this past Monday any they can’t find any sign of the disease anywhere. God is Awesome!!!!”
-Pastor/ Director E. Deon Williams

-1st Quarter 2013 Newsletter-

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