February 23, 2022

Hope in the Midst of a Pandemic: Bryan's Story

After moving to Canada from Uganda, Bryan came to The Mustard Seed looking for refuge. Now, over two years later,…

Community, Edmonton, Employee, SeedStories

April 12, 2019

Still Standing

“Here I am” (Exodus 3:4). Five years later and I’m still here, still standing by some miracle and the grace…

Shelter, Employee

December 21, 2018

More Than Just a Workplace

What I am about to share is my personal testimony of how God blessed me with the opportunity to work…

Shelter, Employee, Family, Team

July 9, 2018

How God Picked Me to Work at The Mustard Seed Shelter

“So what made you want to work here?” This is a common question I’m asked whenever I give tours here…

Shelter, Homelessness, Employee, Staff, Team

May 29, 2018

Better Together: A Year after the Mosaic Centre Merger

June 15, 2018 will mark 365 days since The Mustard Seed merged with northeast Edmonton’s Mosaic Centre. Like any other…

Edmonton, Mosaic Centre, Employee, Staff, Family, Team, Merger

February 1, 2018

Employment: A Key to Ending Homelessness, Relieving Poverty and Finding a Pathway to Peace

Who am I? I am a lot of things. I am a mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend, just to…

Homelessness, Poverty, Employee, Employment, Staff, Team

February 11, 2016

The Mustard Seed’s Work is a Labour of Love

The work of The Mustard Seed is only possible because of the dedicated individuals who give their time to love…

Employee, Staff, Team

January 6, 2016

The Perfect Fit

A lovely lady came into the store at The Mustard Seed one evening. Her coat was very worn out and…

Edmonton, Story, Employee, Staff, Spiritual Care

December 3, 2015

Jesus Was Homeless Too

Almost no one thinks of Jesus and homelessness as being connected. Yet we read in Luke 9:58: “Jesus replied, ‘Foxes…

Homeless, Story, Employee, Staff