Rev. Marilyn Vyzourek became a licensed and ordained minister in 1998 from Charis Bible College and Andrew Wommack Ministries. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Roger Williams College in Bristol, Rhode Island.
Marilyn is the co-founder of Springs Rescue Mission in Colorado Springs, CO, New York Metropolitan City Mission in New York City and Victor Valley Rescue Mission in Victorville, California.
She also founded Gospel Shelters for Women in Victorville, California and Liza’s Place in Colorado Springs, CO. She has also been the Human Resources Manager and Resource Development Director at Good Samaritan Society, Simla, CO for the last 2 1/2 years. After co-ministering with her husband of 36 years, Paul went to be with the Lord in June 2014.
Marilyn has now founded and runs Gospel Homes for Women in Colorado Springs, CO. Her 22 + years of ministry to the poor, homeless and drug addicted has left her with an extensive knowledge in this field. She has helped over 1500 individuals through her various Colorado Springs ministries to attain sobriety, meet Jesus as their Savior, or spend a safe night off the streets.
In March of 2018 Marilyn was honored by the American Red Cross as their Community Hometown Hero.
Marilyn has 33 years of sobriety. She attributes her success to her Savior Jesus Christ filling the hole in her heart she once attempted to fill with drugs and alcohol.
Hello, my name is Sonya Love. I am the Volunteer Coordinator/Pastoral Counselor!
I have served in the community of Colorado Springs for 20 years.
I taught grades 6th-12th and have counseled people in marriages and families.
I hold a B.S.W. Bachelors in Social Work-minor in psychology and a M.A.C. Masters in Counseling- emphasis on marriages and families from The Colorado Christian University.
It is with Great honor I’ve been called to serve the very population I come from!
Women who are broken and discouraged, God gives life and value to all His Creations.