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I’ll call her Shannon, I don’t really know her name.  I didn’t have the opportunity to talk to her directly; I overheard her telling her story to another homeless young man.   308 more words


Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep.....homeless in America?!

Imagine being a citizen of the United States and one day your whole life is turned upside down: you lose your job, your marriage collapses, you are evicted from your home, your parents kick you out, you discover your ten year old daughter is being regularly sexually abused by your husband who isn’t her father…. 207 more words


Handout or a Hand Up?

“In the flush of love’s light we dare be brave
And suddenly we see that love costs all we are and will ever be.
Yet, it is only love which sets us free.” – Maya Angelou… 699 more words


Day 7 - God's Text Message

This week I will not be starting off this post with the scriptures. (I can hear the blasphemer cries already!) As I sat and pondered what to send to you this day, I was stopped by my phone buzzing. 1,422 more words


Equal or Fair?

Fair does not mean equal on this round globe:
Desert sun calls for water; drowning man’s foe.
Each of us with such thirsts that must be quenched; 77 more words


Decent Exposure

It’s always good to be noticed right?

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to be on CTV Morning News, aka Breakfast Television!  This opportunity came quite by accident!  264 more words