Rev. Rice Opposes Restrictions on Ministries Helping the HomelessA downtown minister to the homeless is opposing an alderman's plan to put new restrictions on ministries that give away free blankets and other items to the homeless from mobile trucks.
St. Louis Rejects NLEC's Housing RequestThe NLEC wishes to house up to 325 homeless people.
Statue of Jesus Dedicated In Downtown St. LouisHe lies on a park bench outside the New Life Evangelistic Center
St. Louis Prepares to House Homeless in Winter MonthsWith the cold of winter rolling in, how is St. Louis prepared to handle with their homeless population?
Judge Dismisses Homeless Shelter's Lawsuit Against St. LouisA U.S. District Judge said the lawsuit was premature because the city gave New Life Evangelistic Center the option of applying for a new license or reducing its occupancy.
Homeless Advocate Accused in Lawsuit over Springfield FireThe lawsuit accuses the Rev. Larry Rice of the New Life Evangelistic Center of arranging for Moore to live in a home that lacked fire alarms.
Judge Pushes for Settlement in Homeless Shelter's Lawsuit Against St. LouisNew Life Evangelistic Center sued the city after it forced them to shelter fewer than 35 of the usually 200 people every night.
Rice Makes Offer to Mayor Slay to Settle Pending SuitA downtown minister to the homeless makes an offer to Mayor Slay. Reverend Larry Rice is offering to settle a pending lawsuit with the city out of court.
Shots Fired Outside St. Louis Homeless ShelterThe suspects tried to run but were caught.
'Homeless Jesus' Sculpture to be Displayed at NLEC The internationally known “Homeless Jesus” sculpture will be displayed at the New Life Evangelistic Center. It is a piece that displays Jesus lying on a park bench.
St. Louis Finds More Shelter for HomelessDirector of Human Services Eddie Roth says the city is looking for a permanent shelter, but for now, bunk space is being made available at sites north and south of downtown.
St. Louis Shelter Sues in Effort to Keep OperatingThe Rev. Larry Rice's New Life Evangelistic Center in St. Louis has filed suit against the city in an effort to keep its occupancy permit to operate a shelter for homeless people.