TCM Update: New Children Arriving…Help Needed!

Three new children arrived yesterday and two more are coming on Monday. Heartbreaking and desperate circumstances. We’re growing and need to expand to be able to take in even more children in crisis. Another houseparent couple or single lady needs to be hired as soon as possible. We also need …

“Dear Jesus, Thank You For My Toys!”

A few nights ago, Anthony knelt by his bed and prayed, “Dear Jesus, thank you for my toys! Thank you for my trucks! Thank you for my life! Thank you for my home!” If you would like to become a Mansion Kid Sponsor for Anthony, you can enroll online at: https://mansionkids.org/give/mansion-kid-sponsor/sponsor-anthony/ …

Toy Tops Handcrafted for the Mansion Kids

Michael Ashmore, of Marion, Indiana, made tops with his lathe and painted them for all of the children at the Mansion. Michael, 53, has been married for 31 years to his wife, Gail, and has three sons. As a child, he was in four foster homes, an orphanage, a children’s …

ONE MORE REASON TO SUPPORT #SFC16

Sheaves For Christ is the fund-raising arm of the General Youth Division of the UPCI. I call it the “United Fund” of the United Pentecostal Church International, because it blesses so many worthy causes and impacts the Kingdom work worldwide, including Tupelo Children’s Mansion. The relationship between TCM and SFC …

The Joy Of Sponsoring A Child

A precious elderly gentleman called yesterday and spoke with Annette Tomlinson, our Director of Sponsor Relations. She shared with me that he has been sponsoring for two years and increased the amount of his sponsorship from $25 per month until it is now at $55. This wonderful supporter visited our campus …

Kitchen Help Wanted!

If you or someone you know would be interested in coming to work at the Mansion, primarily in food services, please contact Erma Judd, TCM Executive Director. Must be a female, able to cook and capable of some lifting. This can be a short-term volunteer role, a temporary part-time or …

More Sacred Than Secular

Tupelo Children’s Mansion is a faith-based institution, in the apostolic pentecostal tradition, and our emphasis is more on the sacred than the secular. We teach and practice biblical doctrine and principles. During our worship service on the campus this morning, it was my delight to re-baptize Kaiah, one of our …

Oklahoma Does It Again!

While all of our 33 official Partnering Districts (UPCI) are a wonderful blessing to Tupelo Children’s Mansion in unique and numerous ways, Oklahoma deserves special recognition. A couple of thousand people came to the annual camp meeting expecting to give to the Mansion. It’s become a great tradition. It’s what these …

Sleep and Biscuits

Several new children have recently arrived at the Mansion. One of the new boys said, “I’m so thankful for sleep. I hadn’t slept in days because I was too afraid to close my eyes.” Another new little boy is into collecting food. His tummy can be full, but he will …

The Fun Run Is Completed, But Let’s “KEEP IT GOING!”

The 8th Annual TCM Fun Run is now history, as all of our children and staff ran, jogged, walked or crawled varying distances on our 1/3 mile walking track on the TCM campus. Some did a few laps and others ran as much as 5-10 kilometers. I am currently terribly out …