Milestones Of PrayerOur Mission is to provide spiritual guidance and physicalassistance including shelter, food and vocational trainingto people in need, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, tohelp them recognize and deal with their problems in a LifeChanging Manner.
1996Holbrook Ministerial Alliance appointed acommittee to address the needs of the area homeless.Bread of Life incorporated as a not-for-profit organization.1997Bread of Life provided overnight shelter in a former gas station.1998Winter shelter and hot meals provided in old fire station.1999Bread of Life staff provided overnight shelter in United Methodistand St. George's Episcopal Church on freezing nights.2000Received a Planning Grant from Arizona Department of Commerce.2001Bread of Life provided shelter at Wesleyan Native American Mission.2002Bread of Life received a grant from Arizona Department of Housingfor $385,000 to build a 4320 square foot Emergency Shelter.Bread of Life received a grant from the Wallace Foundation to providecase management services to guests.2003Southeast Indian Foundation and Flagstaff Area Christians in Missionassisted in building Hermosa Mini-Storage and vocational Training facility.Bread of Life opened a 30 bed Emergency Shelter.Bread of Life opened a Chapel and Drop-In center at 914 Hermosa Drive.20048924 Meals Served / 4465 Bed Nights Provided20057618 Meals Served / 3809 Bed Nights ProvidedWinter Shelter provided 838 bed Nights 2008Hired Executive Director, Started New Guest Program 2009"Through all the many accessible Bible studies and activities, many are drawn to Christ Jesus and indicate decisions to follow Him"2010The Lord answered our prayer and sent us a live-in "Chaplain" and his wife who is our "House Mom" to the women residents.2011After much prayer, to better manage the kitchen duties, we have now hired an official "Food Service Manager".2012In 2012 Bread Of Life Mission served 18,594 meals, excluding holidays. The mission also provided 5,721 bed-nights for men, 2,351 bed-nights for women and 542 bed-nights for children, for a total of 8,614 bed-nights.That's 2,109 more meals served this past year and 545 more bed-nights than last year.2013In 2013, 9,904 bed nights were provided & 20,351 meals serving 7,129 male bed nights, 2,041 female bed nights and 734 children’s bed nights.2014In 2014, 11,588 bed nights were provided & 24,825 meals serving 8,339 bed nights for men, 2,829 for women and 420 for children.
2015In 2015, 12,036 bed nights were provided & 26,632 meals were served.
2017In 2017, there were 8,096 bed nights provided for men, 3,604 for womenand 849 for children, totaling 12,539 bed nights provided to homeless.We served 24,840 meals.
2016In 2016, there were 6,970 bed nights provided for men, 3,486 for womenand 634 for children totaling 11,582 bed nights provided to homeless.We served 22,695 meals.
2018We have had a record number of people in need this year. We have beenblessed to have many people come to Christ here at the mission.We are experiencing many growing in Christ through discipleship.
2019In 2019, 13,421 bed nights were provided and 26,860 meals serving 9,353 bed nights for men, 3,782 for women and 281 for children.Six nights every week our guests opt to sit in on a chapel service provided by pastors andministry leaders all over the evangelical community. Bible studies and classesare available, as well as addiction related services.