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Breaking Bread  Through Fellowship

Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner 

Alta Behavioral Healthcare - Camp Challenge

Location: 939 Wilkinson Ave, 
Youngstown, OH 44509
November 23, 2023
From 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM EDT


Behind Closed Doors Ministries LLC, Presents, 

Celebrating our Savior's Gift through Christmas!

East Public Library of Youngstown

December 15th, 2023

2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

430 Early Rd, Youngstown, OH 44505

Monica Beasley-MartinofThe Bea Positive - No Bad News Podcast,Presents, "Babushka!"



Upcoming Events for The 2023 Holiday

  • Annual Thanksgiving food box giveaway distribution dates are Monday, November 17, 2023, through November 18, 2023.

    • Limited boxes are available. Information on pickup or drop-off will be provided closer to the date.​

    • The holiday food box will include one uncooked turkey, two boxes of stuffing, one can of cranberry sauce, instant gravy mix, cans of green beans, and one box of cake mix with a container of icing.

  • Behind Closed Doors Ministries LLC, Presents, our 1st “FREE Thanksgiving dinner for the community”

    • ​Where? Alta Behavioral Healthcare - Camp Challenge, Located: 939 Wilkinson Ave, Youngstown, OH 44509
      When? THANKSGIVING DAY, November 23rd, 2023, From 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM EDT


To inquire additional information, please contact Parishioner Patricia A. Carter at (330) 402-3465 or

Ministry Ambassador Arlessa R. Douglass at 330-502-4188.


Shining God Almighty's Light In The World Today!

Matthew 5:16 KJV,
"Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven".
  • Since 2019, our Ministry has given away countless emergency food boxes that we directly purchased from nearby supermarkets.

  • Additionally, we distributed over 59 Easter holiday food boxes, each of which contained a complete meal for the families to prepare. One ham or roast chicken, two boxes each of stuffing or potatoes au gratin, instant gravy and or cranberry sauce, cake mix, and icing, cans of green beans or corn, Blue Bonnet butter, and candy are among the items.

  • Over 36-holiday food boxes containing a turkey, two boxes of stuffing, cranberry sauce, instant mashed potatoes or scalloped potatoes, instant gravy, cans of green beans or corn, cake mix, and a container of icing have been distributed by us for Thanksgiving.

  • In addition, over the past four years, our ministry has given away over 45 Christmas food boxes, each of which included ham, two boxes of scalloped or Au gratin potatoes, butter, green beans, a box of instant jello, a recipe card for "jello cake," cake mix, and cake icing.

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