Tag Archives: homeless

VietNow/Chicago Sandwich Run

   Today, I finally made my way over to see what the VietNow volunteers have been up to originally under the watchful eye of United States Marine, Jim Proffitt, and now dutifully handled by his wife, Virginia, since his passing … Continue reading

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My 2016 Challenge

2015 was really a notable year for our family. My son turned 18 years old and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. He graduated from high school and just a few short months later from Boot Camp. Mid-year, my … Continue reading

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Tradition

tra·di·tion noun \trə-ˈdi-shən\ : a way of thinking, behaving, or doing something that has been used by the people in a particular group, family, society, etc., for a long time : the stories, beliefs, etc., that have been part of … Continue reading

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Sack Lunch Sunday

Today I spent my day passing out lunches to those experiencing homelessness. I’m exhausted and aching, but it’s the best day that I’ve had in a long time. I felt inspired to do everything that I possibly could to help … Continue reading

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Here we go!

Many years ago, I started to write a blog. After a very short time, I gave it up and spent a lot of time reading other people’s ramblings. I have since found that I have things to say and no … Continue reading

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