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Finish Well

Posted by on 20 May 2014 | 10 Comments

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This past Sunday night, we worshipped at Hillsong NYC.  The message shared during the service had to do with pressing through and finshing well.  Apt words for us this day.  Becasue today, we found ourselves on day six of our six day trip to New York.

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Healing With Hope

Posted by on 16 May 2014 | 7 Comments

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Today, our team found itself in Manhattan, in the the neighbourhood known as Chealsea.  Once again, we were feeding the hungry.  But while today was much like yesterday in the Bronx, the sense here in Chealsea, was one of pervasive hopelessness.  There were those who two years ago had been barely carving out a living for themselves and their families only to lose everything in Hurricane Sandy.  There were those trying to walk the difficult balance between homeless shelters, government aid, and gainful employment.  There was frustration with the perception that a crack addict - on the basis of their addiction - is able to receive assitance more readily than one who is quite willing to stay clean and strive to contribute.

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New York, New York

Posted by on 15 May 2014 | 251 Comments

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The week has been spent packing, planning, and finally driving from Nova Scotia Canada to New York City in a van with three other adults and six young adults (some would call them teens).  We've come to New York to share the love of Jesus, and to be stretched in the process.

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