posts tagged with Homeless

Shelter from the Cold

...Looking back, it was a tough week; one in which the harsh weather added a layer of unfriendliness.

And yet, knowing that at least 40 more people had somewhere to rest offered a sense of warmth and comfort even the hostile weather couldn’t dissipate.

Bleeding Purple

...That is when it hit me right in the gut. I struggled to keep myself in tact as the tears swelled in the pits of my eyes. Chills ran over me as I began to scan the landscape and absorbed what was about to take place. It was at this moment I gave thanks to my creator and was reminded how grateful and fortunate I have been.

On the other side of the wall was a sea of purple representing more than 600 volunteers ready to go to work...