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Testimonials | August 1, 2022

In April, Crystal Carrillo-Ealy found her way to The Gospel Mission. Originally from Omaha, she came to Sioux City to take care of her sick aunt and uncle who were like parents to her. When her uncle passed away, she wanted to stay in the area to continue caring for her aunt. Crystal had been in …

A Happy Accident

Testimonials | July 25, 2022

Ken would tell you he came to The Gospel Mission in September 2021 by “accident.” He was driving through Sioux City when his truck broke down, and while waiting for it to be fixed, he was mugged and had to go to the hospital. After they stitched him up, an officer brought him to the Mission. “I …

Goodbye to a Dear Friend

Updates | March 22, 2022

We interrupt our regularly scheduled posts to say goodbye to a dear friend. Pastor Timothy Hall has been our chaplain and Director of the Single Men with Children’s ministry for 5 years and was on the board of directors before that, from 2014 – 2017. Today is his last day at The Gospel Mission …

Friends In Need

Updates | February 21, 2022

On the third Wednesday of every month, The Gospel Mission holds our special Friends In Need chapel service. This is a service where we invite community members who need a little extra help to our campus to receive the Word of God, as well as food, vouchers to our thrift stores and basic, everyday …

Overview of The Gospel Mission

Updates | February 7, 2022

The Gospel Mission has been ministering to the Siouxland community since 1938. Founded by Henry Plumer, it began as a safe haven for railroad men to get off the streets and out of the bars on Lower 4th Street in downtown Sioux City and hear the Word of God. Over the past 84 years, The Gospel …

Single Men with Children Shelter Turns 5!

Updates | February 24, 2021

"I was on the Board when the idea of opening a single men with children shelter was first brought up. And, I'll admit, I thought it sounded pretty crazy at the time", reflects The Gospel Mission Executive Director, Pastor Paul Mahaffie. "But, I will be the first to admit I was wrong." For the past …

Farmers to Families Food Box Shipments

Updates | December 30, 2020

This past year, The Gospel Mission was honored to be the recipient of three Farmers to Families Food Box trucks. The Farmers to Families Food Box Program was designed to put American farmers and distributors back to work while addressing increased demand at food banks, community and faith-based …

The Gospel Mission Opens South Sioux Thrift Store

Press Releases | December 30, 2020

The Gospel Mission is excited to announce the opening of our third thrift store location at 1901 Cornhusker Drive, South Sioux City.   The Siouxland Chamber of Commerce and South Sioux City Chamber of Commerce will be holding joint Ribbon Cuttings to kick off the day.  Previously the Salvation Army …