Published Sept. 21, 2023 To most people, she is a role model of charity, compassion, and selflessness. To the homeless and destitute, she is the beacon that gives hope to their desperate existence. Dubbed as “The Living Saint,” Mother Teresa has, without a doubt, made a massive impact on many people’s lives. She changed the […]
Published September 21, 2023 The pursuit of happiness is one of the basic and inalienable rights enshrined in the United States Constitution. But how are we to pursue happiness, exactly? More importantly, how are we to pursue happiness when we can’t even agree as to what happiness really means? For people who’ve had to live […]
Published September 9, 2023 A kind word or gesture from a stranger can greatly help when struggling with something. But in times like this, your best cheerleader is yourself. I mean, our words are very powerful. What you say to yourself can affect your life in ways you cannot imagine. If you constantly belittle and […]
Published September 9, 2023 Though often used interchangeably, “grace” and “mercy” differ in many ways. In a nutshell, grace and mercy are two sides of the same coin. Grace is a gift we don’t deserve, while mercy is not getting the punishment we deserve. Sounds confusing? Let’s break it down bit by bit. In the […]
Published August 18, 2023 What does it really mean to be a good citizen? If you’ve been asking yourself this question, then you’re not alone. With everything that’s happening in our country (and the world) right now, the definition of being a good citizen tends to vary for every person. Most of the time, it’s […]
Published July 27, 2023 When we talk about helping the homeless, the first things that come to mind are donating to shelters or volunteering in charities and soup kitchens. But there’s a really easy way to extend help if you can’t do all of those things: a homeless care package. What is a Homeless Care […]
With the economy as it is, evictions are running record high in the US. If you’re one of those being evicted with no place to go, here’s what you can do.
It may not seem like it but there are actually a lot of things to be grateful for even when the universe seems to conspire against us. Here are some of them.
Published July 13, 2023 The term “Good Samaritan” today refers to someone who helps others in a random act of kindness. It originated from the Parable of the Good Samaritan, a story that is very familiar to Christians. In the story, a Jew was robbed and left to die by his assailants. Two highly respected […]
Published July 7, 2023 We all have a responsibility to care for one another. But in a fast-paced and often chaotic world, it’s easy to get caught up in our own lives and forget about this most basic duty. Don’t get me wrong. Most of us know what it means to care for others – […]