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Loving Our Enemies: How Am I Supposed to Do That Again?

Matthew 5:43-48New American Standard Bible (NASB) 43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ 44 But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, 45 so that you may [a]be sons of your Father who is in heaven; for He causes His sun…

Confessions of a Food Bank Coordinator

Part of my day-job includes coordinating Lac La Biche’s main community food bank — The Waskaysoo Community Food Bank. We rely on food and cash donations from local citizens, businesses, corporations, churches, schools and various community groups. It takes a community to raise a food bank, and we’re grateful for the amount of local participation…

When Anonymity Becomes Personal: Thoughts of Mean Tweets About the Homeless in Canada

In January, Raising the Roof — a Canadian organization dedicated to providing “national leadership on long-term solutions to homelessness through partnership and collaboration with diverse stakeholders, investment in local communities, and public education.” (from the website) — released their video “The Homeless Read Mean Tweets“. Since the winter, it’s been viewed 1,337,759 times. Listen to…