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Who Is My Neighbor?

I didn’t intend to travel this road. I read the many articles about Syrian refugees and thought to myself “what a mess” and “send them back.” I didn’t have much of an attitude toward helping them. 2,472 more words


Shoebox gifts go to kids around the world

Great news! Churches and individuals in the Haliburton Highlands have filled 600 shoeboxes with Christmas gifts that will soon be on their way to children in Africa, Central and South America, needy Caribbean countries, and the Ukraine. 146 more words


Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ideas

Today is the last day of Operation Christmas Child (OCC) National Collection Week. For those who don’t know, OCC collects shoeboxes of goodies for needy children worldwide. 549 more words

My Life

Meditate on the Refugee Crisis

Mondays Meditation:  Lisa Hunt-Wotton

In the wake of the tragedy of the terrorist attacks on Paris, many people are confused, distressed and emotionally exhausted.  In a natural progression, grief moves to anger and people who previously sat on the fence regarding compassion toward refugees, have now angrily jumped off that fence and into to the ‘all refugees are bad and dangerous’ camp. 643 more words

Monday's Meditation

Volunteer chaplains offer help after disasters through ‘ministry of presence’

Days after terror attacks left 129 dead in Paris, Laurent Trabadello stood next to grieving people at the site of the killings.

Trabadello, a native of France who immigrated to Calgary 18 years ago, flew to Paris to volunteer as the team leader with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team, overseeing a group of volunteer chaplains trained to provide emotional and spiritual support. 776 more words

Local News

What Happens When A Refugee Boat Lands on Greece's Shores (Video)

Every day thousands of refugees arrive on the shores of Lesvos, Greece. While those that make it are relieved to be alive, it is but a first step on a very long journey many of them will take. 87 more words


Samaritan's Purse Workers Greet Syrian Refugees 

Love in action….

This will touch your heart.

Christian love in action….

Watch here:

Speaks volumes….

AJ <3