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John 12:7-8 (Among You)

Jesus replied, “Leave her alone. She did this in preparation for my burial.
You will always have the poor among you, but you will not always have me.” (John 12:7-8) 590 more words

Daily Walk

How Dickens and Hugo Make Sense Today | Poverty Capitalism

In terms of food, housing and other essentials, the cost of being poor has always been exorbitant. Landlords, grocery stores and other commercial enterprises have… 40 more words

Will this poet die in poverty?

Hi,

I wanted to share with you all an issue that’s been bugging me for days (wait, no, YEARS) that is poetry related: Will I die in Poverty? 229 more words

Life

City awards $27 million to construct 476 affordable housing units


McGinn made the announcement with Office of Housing Director Rick Hooper in the parking lot of the Thunderbird Motel on Aurora Avenue, which closed in 2010 after the City declared it a chronic nuisance property due to frequent criminal activity. 44 more words

Homeless

Poverty Lines and Paychecks

My mom always told me that there would never be a time that I was more poor than college. SHE WAS SO WRONG! POST-GRAD POVERTY IS WAY MORE POOR. 731 more words

Adventure

ENOUGH . . . Helping others to have enough

Madelyn made a comment that stopped me in my tracks. We were getting some items for Tricia and Tim’s birthday party this weekend– simple things.  She asked me if everyone in the world has birthday parties like we do. 414 more words

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