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Last Night, 5,000 Children Died

Not in a flood. Not in an earthquake. Not in a wave of tornadoes or a political coups. But from hunger. Hunger. It's that feeling that gnaws at our bellies in the morning because we haven't had our cheerios yet. But for millions, hunger is a lifestyle with no hope. Today is World Food Day. It's a good day to become aware of some things... And once you know, it's time to do something. I leave it to your own conscience and God's leading as to what your next …

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Meet Sylvester – He’s an Invisible Person

After dropping my wife and kids off at the airport, I drove around downtown L. A. to kill time while making sure they got on their plane. I saw homeless people as I drove. Then I saw homeless people like Sylvester via InvisiblePeople.tv, which I discovered through a post by Danny Brown. Meet Sylvester... I struggle with the issue of homelessness. I want to help, but I don't have enough money, I'm afraid of being mugged, and I don't live in that "world." Are those …

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The Storehouse Is Almost Ready

Today was exciting in that we received an enormous amount of food at a great price for Bethel's new Storehouse Ministry which will be launching Tuesday as our way of feeding hungry people in northwest Arkansas. We're still in need of food and volunteers, and probably will be for a long time to come, but we're getting closer. I've been moved by the spirit of cooperation and teamwork going into this venture. It's a blessing to me to be a part of a church with such a great …

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