Homelessness

Homelessness

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November 6, 2018

Kevin Mercy prepares the main course – a potato bar – for the Canterbury USC Late Night Café. The ministry serves 125 to 150 meals weekly. Photo: Glenn Libby

[Episcopal News Service – Los Angeles, California] The line of hungry students begins to form about 8:30...

March 5, 2017

A sketch of the proposed Housing First Village shows tiny houses grouped around a community resource center. Photo: Montana State University School of Architecture

[Episcopal News Service] A coalition of Episcopalians, architecture students and social service providers in Bozeman,...

January 10, 2017

St. Paul’s regular coffee hour turned into lunch on Jan. 8 as people without shelter joined parishioners in the church’s parish hall. Photo: Elizabeth Gore

[Diocese of Northern California] It may signal the end of a long, hard drought for California, but the storm that blew in the...

July 28, 2016

By: Canon Clara Gregory

"The King will reply, 'Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.'"Matthew 25:40 

On Saturday, June 7th, 2014, All Saints', Lakewood members, friends, local government officials, and employees of various social service...

July 8, 2015

Portrait of Robert Moncrief by Lydia Bailey

[Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry] In June 2013, the Rev. Lydia Bailey was ordained to the Sacred Order of Deacons at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Cleveland, Ohio. However, Bailey’s ministry began long before then. In 2007, she became the...

August 13, 2014

ACCW volunteer driver BJ Santiago offers food and other personal care items to Charles near Lahaina. Photo: Keith Yamamoto

[Episcopal News Service, Maui, Hawaii] The blue and white van bounced slowly, a bumpy ride along the rocky beach, bringing water, food,...

March 11, 2014

A volunteer helps a client load her washing machine at the Venice Beach Laundry Love on the last Monday in January.

[Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles] There’s an exciting ministry washing over the Episcopal church in the Diocese of Los Angeles; it’s called...

March 11, 2014

The “Homeless Jesus” sculpture is designed to be interactive and has drawn the attention of adults and children alike. Photo: Alleen Barber

[Episcopal News Service] Downtown Davidson, North Carolina, has all of the idyllic, small-town Southern charm a weekend...

February 2, 2014

[Episcopal Diocese of Alabama] Last night, along with Bishop Kee, Peggy Turner, and Jan Cook, I spent the night in the office at Carpenter House marooned by the snow blizzard of 2014.  We’re among hundreds of others who spent the night in their respective offices.

Each of us at the...

January 31, 2013

[St. Catherine of Siena Episcopal Church] At the Volunteers of America Family Homeless Shelter in downtown Reno, Nevada, members of St. Catherine of Siena Episcopal Church spent Jan. 21, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, providing recipes and ingredients for nourishing Crock-Pot meals to the more...

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The Episcopal Church and The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America continue our united call to