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Uptown men's shelter

-Brand new $26.5 mil Ferris wheel at navy pier
-$60 mil for Maggie Daley park
-$350k of state funding for a 70 bed, men’s homeless shelter [“Uhhhh, we don’t have money for this.”] 313 more words

abundance of love

Days after days and nights after nights, I discovered there was a reason for the sleepless nights, the heavy anxieties, the ongoing burdens, the painful realities of depression and the sighs of my heart. 585 more words

On My Mind

Be Kind and Have Courage

This isn’t the blog post I had intended for this week but in light of recent events I wanted to share some insights as both a cop’s wife and a cop’s daughter. 850 more words

Essential Home

For but Not With: The End of My Love Affair with the church

I’ll never forget the day Corey Winfield told me he was leaving the staff of the church where we both worked. He sat in my office explaining what he sensed was a clear path for him to move his family to Colorado. 1,574 more words


Daily Reading: 16 June - The Teachings of Jesus: The Good Samaritan - Luke 10:25-37

Thursday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time

+ In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen!

E100:12.d – The Teachings of Jesus… 531 more words

Life In Christ

...Service Screams

When you look around our world today, you may notice the preoccupation we have with… ourselves. The rise in selfies, the blogging craze, advertising slogans, millions of self-help books –all aimed at… 641 more words

Mission Fishin'

The Mission

Emmaus is not a place you get involved with and leave untouched. It is a place where you find beauty in brokenness. Throughout my time at Emmaus, even while I witnessed the slow process of progress with the men that Emmaus serves, I found constant hints of hope in the lives of the men. 658 more words