Charities

Taking the Challenge!

Challenge Accepted!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Bible Study, Charities
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As this ALS ice bucket challenge continues to go viral, I am seeing more and more negative posts about it… most of which are from fellow Christians. This isn’t happening just a little. It seems every day there are a flood of anti-ALS bucket comments surfacing.

My Days in Haiti

Posted by on Feb 18, 2010 in Charities
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Sorry it took me so long to get this blog out, but I was dealing with how to formulate my thoughts. Going to Haiti was quite an overwhelming experience, full of paradoxes, joy, pain, and empathy. The plan was to send small teams in for one week at a time to help a children’s home …

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Off to Haiti

Posted by on Feb 2, 2010 in Charities
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Ok, it’s official. Looks like I’m off to Haiti for a week. Kyle White has been there for almost a week now and I will be joining him there. I will be helping the SonLight Orphanage. It is a small orphanage that was not greatly affected by the quake, but still has many needs. Their …

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My new friend from Haiti

Posted by on Jan 15, 2010 in Charities
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Meet Cyndie, my new friend from Haiti. Cyndie lives with her mother, 1 brother, and 1 sister. Her mother struggles to provide for the family. Cyndie is in primary school and she enjoys reading. She helps at home by running errands and she likes to play with jacks. Fortunately Cyndie’s area wasn’t overly affected by …

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Join MochaClub

The Mocha Club

Posted by on Dec 17, 2009 in Charities
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One of the latest charities I have been looking at is called the Mocha Club.  This is an awesome entry point for you guys who don’t do charities.  The concept is that for the cost of 2 cups of gourmet coffee per month, you can feed, clothe, medicate, and educate children in Africa.  This equates …

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