Tags » Poor

A city of two halves?

I’m back in the USA – this time in San Francisco, California. There was a tricky moment at Customs when I was quizzed about when I was last in the States (ten days ago) and why I was here – ‘holiday, again’. 340 more words


Tax Relief--Who does it benefit?

Tax relief seems to be the current idea that people seem to think will help Americans.  In fact it seems, those who will benefit the most are the ones who already have enough money to buy I-phones, huge TVs, and the best of everything.  240 more words


every young person deserves a future of opportunity

We learned that more than 40 percent of the young people in the study were over 18 when they first traded sex for something of value like food and shelter, either through trafficking or survival sex.

Read More


The Unrevealed Humanity

Daily Prompt : Cacophony

I wonder why god send poor people to the earth. I just cannot see them living without houses and bitter part I cannot do anything about it. 130 more words

The Daily Post

God of the Displaced Ones. part 2

This past weekend, I concluded both Eastbrook’s Missions Fest as well as our series “God in Blank Spaces.” Building off of Jenny Yang… 257 more words


The Color Purple



Celie, the protagonist is a poor, uneducated, 14 year old black girl living in rural Georgia. She was abused by her father that killed both their children. 475 more words

Scripture Sunday, October 22, 2017

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised… 9 more words