A Good Samaritan Saved Dustin’s Life

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength  and with all your mind, and, love your neighbor as yourself.” Luke 10:27 NIV  Newly homeless, Dustin was walking along the East Beltline in the hot August weather, carrying all that he owned.  A stranger who saw Dustin knew […]

Teaming Up to Help Put Men Back to Work

The Annual Builders Exchange Golf Outing has been renamed the Bart Austhof Memorial Outing in memory of Bart Austhof.  We are honored to announce that net proceeds from this upcoming golf event will be donated to the Back to Work Program at Guiding Light. Bart served as the Executive Vice President at Builders Exchange of Michigan for […]

Guiding Light Mission launches The Job Post

This is a great example of the strategic work the ministry is engaged in to address systemic issues within the community. A job provides hope!

Guiding Light Mission – Christmas Dinner

Judy Lanning of Jenison hands out silverware during Guiding Light Mission’s Christmas dinner, Grand Rapids, Mich., Sunday, December 21, 2014.

Guiding Light Mission helps less fortunate for holidays

Helping those less fortunate in Grand Rapids this holiday season. Executive Director Stuart Ray came in to talk about Saturday night’s dinner.

Men get their lives back at Guiding Light Mission

While much of the world is focused on the holidays with shopping, parties, and family, others are working hard to get back on their feet. Guiding Light Mission helps men rebuild their lives without addiction.

12 Days Of Giving: Guiding Light Mission

Guiding Light Mission exists to create a healing experience that allows individuals to discover a new life in Christ. We expect re-engagement in community. We provide food and shelter to all, and resources to men that support their social, physical, spiritual, and intellectual needs.

Guiding Light, Holland Rescue missions open thrift store in Kentwood

Guiding Light Mission, in collaboration with Holland Rescue Mission, held a grand opening of the Guiding Light Mission Upscale Thrift Store.