Stories of Faith

Every day, lives are changed here at the Fresno Rescue Mission. And it’s all because people like you so generously give of your time and finances, and spend hours in prayer for the work we do and the people we serve.

Here are some stories of men, women, and children whose lives have been changed thanks to you!

Because of you… “My story has a new beginning!”

Because of you… “My story has a new beginning!”

“Now I know He is always there for me. God is my everything.” “It was a really stressful life...Read More
Joseph Wants to Thank You

Joseph Wants to Thank You

“It’s nothing I’ve done on my own. It’s all been God.” Night after night, Joseph lay in bed with...Read More
A Father's Story of God's Persistence

A Father’s Story of God’s Persistence

None of us have had a perfect earthly father. But through Jesus we have been adopted, and our Father...Read More


For years he lived with jealousy, anger, and confusion raging war in his head. Today, Mark is discovering true...Read More
I'll Be home for Christmas

I’ll Be home for Christmas

From the age of 13, Felipe was a gang member. Now, age 34, he has no memories of a...Read More
My Heart Beats For You, God

My Heart Beats For You, God

~ By Simon Aguilar – Academy graduate and current Academy volunteer I entered the FRM Academy in August 2014. Having...Read More
I Took Back My Life

I Took My Life Back

Education Is Key “Your support gives us courage.” Courage is an important factor for men and woman who step...Read More
"You Saved My Life" 1

“You Saved My Life”

Frank drank anti-freeze in 2001 and shot himself in the chest in 2017. Today, he smiles and finds joy...Read More
Free Indeed 2

Free Indeed

“Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.” John 8:36 (NKJV) Efren cried out to...Read More
Volunteer Spotlight: Debra Blankenship 1

Volunteer Spotlight: Debora Blankenship

Debora is a faithful volunteer for the Fresno Rescue Mission, serving at FRM events held on our campus. “I...Read More