What can I do?

“We get it!”  Housing is not affordable for so many people!  Rents are high; times are hard; money is tight; and supports are few.   It is a struggle for our seniors, our young families, for people battling addictions or mental illnesses, and our young people …but we don’t have a lot extra ourselves.  How can we help make things better? It’sContinue reading “What can I do?”

A Prayer for Children

Composed by Ina Hughs from the Carnegie community (Downtown Eastside) in Vancouver.  (15/4/98) We pray for children… who put chocolate fingers everywhere, who like to be tickled, Who stomp in puddles and ruin their new pants, who sneak popsicles before supper, who erase holes in math workbooks, who can never find their shoes. And we prayContinue reading “A Prayer for Children”