The Pastor’s Corner…Meet Joan

“But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.”  1 Peter 3:15 I’ve known Joan for about five years now and have really come to enjoy our conversations together. Joan is a Native American women who has lived in the Phillips Neighborhood...

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The Birthday Party That Never Ends!

By Judy Heilman Konop Matthew 5:16- Let your light so shine before men, that They may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. Everybody likes a good birthday party.  When you think of young girls at a party you envision giggles and talk of boys along with the pizza, birthday cake and games.  But recently one young lady who volunteers at HTM Food Shelf wanted to make...

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A Tale of Two Businessmen — Dale Meier

Two businessmen, Ron and Jason, were driving through south Minneapolis one morning on their way to a marketing meeting, when Jason commented on the amount of trash littering the streets and sidewalks. “It seems like no one cares” Jason said. Ron shook his head in agreement. Soon they approached what they thought was a huge pile of trash or dirty clothes on the sidewalk. As they passed they...

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Unexpected Moments

By: A food shelf volunteer Just the other day, I was standing in a room and noticed a woman across the way looking at me. You know that look, the one where they are sure they know you but just can’t quite place where they know you from. Moments later a look of recognition came over her face and she rushed over to where I was standing. With great effort, we communicated; between her fluent...

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Reaching & Discipling — In Obedience by Dale Meier

An experienced firefighter was charged yesterday with grave  neglect of duty. Prosecutors maintain that he abandoned his responsibility and betrayed the people of the city when he failed to release rescue equipment during a recent fire, resulting in the the needless and tragic deaths of a family of five. The prosecuting attorney said that for more than three minutes after arriving at the scene,...

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The Corn Picker’s Heaven

It seems like such a simple thing – an ear of corn served next to a hot dog on a bun: the joy of summer on a cob.  But the corn served at the tables of those who come to HTM food shelves comes with something extra. Let’s start at the beginning of the story. Early in the spring of 2012 a garden was started with acres of corn and all those other things you see at the farmers...

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