Director’s Blog

19
Feb

Paper Hearts and Carnations

Sunday, February 19, was a third Sunday of the month and as we expected we had quite a crowd of people come to us. It had been raining for several […]

12
Feb

Many Kinds of Love

I am writing this on Valentine’s Day and thinking about our client guests with love. It’s not “that” we love them that matters as much as “how” we love them. […]

05
Feb

Winds of Opportunity and Adversity

What’s the meaning of Life? All of us little “ants” running around among the swirling winds of opportunity and adversity. It seemed like Sunday, February 5, could be identified in […]

29
Jan

More Guests Than Chairs

Sunday, January 29, was a 5th Sunday and we had a lot of guests. We didn’t have enough chairs and had to ask folks who had eaten to give up […]

22
Jan

A Warm Meal and Blankets

Good morning! I’m writing this the Tuesday after our 1-22-17 Sunday Intake Day at Urban Community Outreach’s Drop-in-Center. My day usually starts with several text messages of encouragement to client […]

15
Jan

Four Clients Get Housing!

While client guests at our UCO Drop-In-Center worry about getting their next meal and where they can lay their head, most of us worry about things like will the airlines […]

08
Jan

Everyone Chips In

See you Sunday “if the Lord is willing and the creek doesn’t rise.” Kind of a takeoff of that old saying from Uncle Wiggly is what happened Sunday. Well, the […]

01
Jan

New Year’s Hope

The New Year is here! A friend recently sent a quote to me from “The Broken Way.” “Maybe wholeness is embracing brokenness as part of your life?” People come to […]

18
Dec

Christmas in the air

Christmas was in the air on Sunday, December 18th at UCO’s Drop In Center! People came from far and wide to help with our festive Christmas celebration. Gracie, Leonard, and […]

13
Dec

Angels from all walks of life!

Sunday, December 11, 2016 was the exemplification of Christmas love and joy!!! It put everyone into a heightened joyous spirit! Angels from all walks of life came and blessed the […]

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