cultural issues, spiritual

Prayers of the People: A 2016 Rendition

Last summer, the Internet started asking questions like "Is 2016 the Worst Year In History?" and compiling collections like "Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up 2016 So Far." I'm not usually one to catastrophize like that. But, after this past week, I toss up my hands and say yes, 2016 has lost its mind. Then, alongside the… Continue reading Prayers of the People: A 2016 Rendition

cultural issues, ministry, spiritual, stories

Hey. Thanks For Caring.

I've heard it said that generally what homeless people essentially long for is for someone to care about them. To look them in the eye, learn their name, and ask about their day -- that kind of thing. And I've agreed with that in theory. But today I agree with that in practice. Because today I met… Continue reading Hey. Thanks For Caring.