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What's your sign?

I had not planned on getting any cash back at the store until the Holy Spirit insisted on not letting me pass by this one. He was standing in a place where it’s not surprising to see someone holding up a sign, there are many homeless who hang out at this particular store. 784 more words

The nomad life

This is a poem written by my good friend Vikki! Hope you like it as much as I do :)

A nomad knows no boundaries. 68 more words

Update from the Executive Director

Dear First Stop family,

At First Stop, we’ve been extremely busy the last few weeks. We’ve been averaging 60 people for breakfast each day and we’re serving lunch now on most days, as well. 602 more words


CEO Stakeholder Report (August)

Periodically, I write a special stakeholder report that provides information about what’s happening at Bissell Centre and some of the things we are working on. I believe our donors, volunteers, funders, suppliers, and other stakeholders deserve to hear from me more than just once a year in an… 37 more words



By definition (three of them from three different dictionaries, as usual), Obsession is: an act of besieging; a “a vexing or haunting as by an evil spirit or some morbidly dominant idea” ( 991 more words


All of this over 40 pence...

A chance encounter with a beggar has left you confused about whether giving is really right…

Could it be that you’re too nice? Could this random act of kindness have finally sealed the tomb of your philanthropic streak? 684 more words