Annual Banquet Postponed

In response to the CoVid-19 pandemic, we have made the decision to cancel the Annual Fundraising Banquet until October 6, 2020.  While the banquet is postponed, we need you, our friends and supporters, more than ever!  We depend on the funds that come from the banquet to help with the many ministry costs.  Donate online now.  Keep watching the website for details of the Fall Fundraising Banquet.  Hope to see you then!


Mission Statement

Living Water Ministry Network (LWMN) provides homes and supportive services to disciple men paroling from prison and at-risk youth to become godly, contributing members of the community.

Our Story

Early on, God called individuals to get involved with Living Water Ministry Network (LWMN) to reach out and help incarcerated men and at-risk young men, whose hearts were changing for the Lord, to find housing and Christian support as they transition back into the community.  The need was great since many of these men find it extremely difficult to find a job, a place to live, and people who care that they succeed.  The residents of LWMN have a home where they are accepted, loved, and are treated as family.

What We Offer

Who We Are

Meet our Board of Directors. Learn about the history of the ministry, mission statement and vision.

Ministry Homes

Currently there are four Ministry Homes where residents can stay approximately 6-18 months, determined by individual circumstances.

Home Application

Applications are available for male inmates in a Michigan correctional facility or young men aging out of a residential treatment facility. Download and complete the form neatly, responding to all questions.


Donate your time, talent, money and/or services to demonstrate the love of Jesus Christ.  Contact Us.


Your contribution provides basic necessities for new residents.  Your contribution by cash, check or PayPal also supports the upkeep and maintenance of our ministry homes.


What’s coming up at Living Water Ministry Network?  Learn full details, see pictures of the most recent event and registration.
Newsletters / Testimonials
Newsletter, March 2020

Newsletter, March 2020

Living Water Ministry Network is excited to announce that its Christ centered approach to ministry will now be extended to a greater number of returning citizens. We pray that the Lord will use us to reach those who are weary and heavy laden with the message of...

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Newsletter, January 2020

Newsletter, January 2020

Paul wrote the church at Colossae saying that it was God's will to make known a mystery to them.  This mystery was kept secret until this time and has a rich meaning for all of us. Jan Newsletter

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Newsletter, September 2019

Newsletter, September 2019

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR In 1990, Carl Gunn, the founder of Living Water Ministry Network (LWMN), authored a “Home Run Club” Bible study curriculum.  He joined a group of men who went into Muskegon Correctional Facility weekly discipling inmates for Christ....

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We provide quality care and support for the body and soul of each resident we serve.