Posts Tagged: Christianity

Thoughts On The Bible

Christianity generally, and the Bible specifically, are subjects in need of exploring because a great many people respond to homelessness through them.   Can there be a more easily manipulated person, to a confession of faith, than one suffering the burdens of

Thoughts On The Bible

Christianity generally, and the Bible specifically, are subjects in need of exploring because a great many people respond to homelessness through them.   Can there be a more easily manipulated person, to a confession of faith, than one suffering the burdens of

To End Chronic Homelessness

The answer is here. Well, it has always been here. But who wants to hear it? Back in January of 2004, HUD released a publication of “best practices” in dealing with chronically homeless people. A group of HUD officials traveled

To End Chronic Homelessness

The answer is here. Well, it has always been here. But who wants to hear it? Back in January of 2004, HUD released a publication of “best practices” in dealing with chronically homeless people. A group of HUD officials traveled

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The Gut-bucket Gospel

http://www.dallasobserver.com Dallas’ Street Church will meet you where you are, even if it’s in a crack house By JARED BINDER Published: June 28, 2007 Fifteen years ago while leading a church service for incarcerated women in a dirty room in

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The Gut-bucket Gospel

http://www.dallasobserver.com Dallas’ Street Church will meet you where you are, even if it’s in a crack house By JARED BINDER Published: June 28, 2007 Fifteen years ago while leading a church service for incarcerated women in a dirty room in

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Off Tract

Someone recently asked about religious tracts for the homeless. For those who don’t know, tracts are small pamphlets some Christians use as a way to promote the faith. Personally, I’ve never known tracts to be an effective means of ministry,

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Off Tract

Someone recently asked about religious tracts for the homeless. For those who don’t know, tracts are small pamphlets some Christians use as a way to promote the faith. Personally, I’ve never known tracts to be an effective means of ministry,

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Homeless Christmas

I’ve never been accused of being a “ray of sunshine” unless someone was trying to be funny. But I am trying to change that aspect of myself. Being in a perpetually happy state seems one of the requirements of being

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Homeless Christmas

I’ve never been accused of being a “ray of sunshine” unless someone was trying to be funny. But I am trying to change that aspect of myself. Being in a perpetually happy state seems one of the requirements of being

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Christmas Love

There was a day when forgiveness was born. We call it Christmas. The day our God was born as one of us. He came to forgive us of everything. He only asks that we forgive others to the same extent.

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Christmas Love

There was a day when forgiveness was born. We call it Christmas. The day our God was born as one of us. He came to forgive us of everything. He only asks that we forgive others to the same extent.

Pastor On A Roll

Another Evotion from Pastor Ken Locke of Downtown Presbyterian Church worth posting here: God “raised Jesus from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places, far above all rule and authority and power and dominion,

Pastor On A Roll

Another Evotion from Pastor Ken Locke of Downtown Presbyterian Church worth posting here: God “raised Jesus from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places, far above all rule and authority and power and dominion,