Help for the Homeless in Harrisburg Pennsylvania

Giving All That She Had

I went along with the Isaiah 61 group to see Joyce Meyers on Saturday, August 4, and sat next to one of our homeless clients, a lovely lady named …..

When the time came for the envelopes and collection plates to be passed around to collect money for Joyce’s ministry – Hand of Hope – everyone was rustling around in their purses, writing checks and filling their donation envelopes in preparation for the collection.  Our client dug in the bottom of her purse, and whispered to me “I only have a quarter”, then put her donation in her envelope.

I was moved almost to tears as I realized that this lady was giving all she had, much like the story of “the widow’s two mites” in the Bible, which reads: “Now Jesus sat opposite the treasury and saw how the people put money into the treasury. And many who were rich put in much. Then one poor widow came and threw in two mites. So He called His disciples to Himself and said to them, “Assuredly, I say to you that this poor widow has put in more than all those who have given to the treasury; for they all put in out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty put in all that she had…” Mark 12: 41-44

Please consider digging deep into your resources as you support the charity of your choice.

Blessings, Trish Carle, Board Member and Secretary, Isaiah 61 Ministries

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter

No Comments Yet

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Verse of the Day 4/19/2015

If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved. — Romans 10:9-10 (NIV)

A Gift From Joyce Meyer

April 2015
M T W T F S S
30

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

31

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

1

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

2

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

3 4

Category: GeneralLifegroup

5

Category: GeneralChurch Service pick up

6

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

7

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

8

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

9

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

10 11

Category: GeneralLifegroup

12

Category: GeneralChurch Service pick up

13

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

14

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

15

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

16

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

17 18

Category: GeneralLifegroup

19

Category: GeneralChurch Service pick up

20

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

21

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

22

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

23

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

24 25

Category: GeneralLifegroup

26

Category: GeneralChurch Service pick up

27

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

28

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

29

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralMeal Behind Courthouse

30

Category: GeneralClothing Bank

Category: GeneralSoup Kitchen

1 2

Category: GeneralLifegroup

3

Category: GeneralChurch Service pick up

Recent Posts