Tag Archives: hope

Spring has sprung

Spring is finally here!   I was very excited to see the little green crocus sprouts coming up out of the snow a couple of weeks ago. Spring time is so amazing to me, one day the trees look dead … Continue reading

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The Search For Meaning

In ‘Man’s Search For Meaning’, Viktor Frankl wrote that doing something to help others brings more meaning and joy to your life. When people start helping down here at the Mission, I’ve noticed that their lives have become richer and … Continue reading

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A Letter From A Widow

I recently received a letter from a very nice woman who is going through some tough times, that I thought I’d share with you. This can be very discouraging work sometimes.  Many times, it seems like we are taking two steps … Continue reading

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Life In The Slow Lane

Jimmy was happy he had finally made it to the warm climate in the land of manyana. He considered himself a professional bum. The Eastern shores had turned out too cold and crowded to survive so he headed West in pursuit … Continue reading

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A Day At The Mission

Mornings at the Mission begin around 8 am with the cook, thrift store and myself prepping things for the day. Breakfast is made, money is counted and clothes and shelves are straightened in the store and food for the food … Continue reading

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