"Not only is this a place for the guys to get away and learn about The Lord, and learn how to get into recovery, but we're teaching life-living skills out here," says Rev. Henry Martin, Executive Director of the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission.
"Zion Ridge has actually been in my prayers and vision for the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission
for 25 years," says Rev. Martin
It was processed correctly, it was packaged correctly," said Rev. Henry Martin, Executive Director of the mission.
Rev. Henry Martin, Executive Director of Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission, received the Shreveport Bar Association's Liberty Bell Award on May 2.
This award recognizes an individual outside of the legal profession who has made a significant contribution to the community.
Rev. Martin, a licensed substance abuse counselor and ordained minister, has served as Executive Director of the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission for the past 24 years.
leadership, the Mission has grown from two employees to over 50.
In making the presentation, SBA Past President Zelda Tucker described Rev. Martin as a "selfless and devoted man who humbly serves the homeless in our community.
success to his
wife and family, a devoted Board of Directors, dedicated staff, and a benevolent community.