Day: June 3, 2015

Reeses Jesus

Reeses Jesus

Vacation Bible School, youth retreat and summer camp season is upon us – the season of T-shirts – and Relevant Magazine has a round-up of the Christian classics: The Lord’s Gym, Satan is a Nerd, etc. And Reeses Jesus (“Sweet savior, get it? And a chocolate crown, get it???”) Which ones do you recognize? Posted […]

Lutheran church in Aberdeen creates campsite for homeless

Lutheran church in Aberdeen creates campsite for homeless

In Aberdeen, Washington, many homeless have been living along the Chehalis Riverfront, but they’ve finally been given a deadline to vacate and are looking for new places to settle. Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, assisted by volunteers and donations, is creating a campsite on its property as an alternative, as reported in The Daily World: Amazing […]

World hunger is declining, according to UN

World hunger is declining, according to UN

The year 2015 marks the end of the Millennium Development Goals’ (MDG) monitoring period, and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations released a report last week that hunger continues to decline, as indicated by measurements of undernourishment and low body weight in children under five. About 795 million people are undernourished globally, […]