Love Them Both Where They Live
What if you learned that a mother was about to be put on the street, with no place to live and her baby at risk?
Not long ago, I got a call like that. It reminded me of 31 years ago, seeing homeless mothers and babies coming into a crisis shelter. I remember meeting pregnant mothers on the streets of Manhattan and praying, “Father of the orphan, defender of the widow, such is God in His Holy Place” (Psalm 68), and feeling that the Lord was asking me to respond.
That’s all part of why I started Good Counsel. And thanks to you and many other generous friends, I’ve been able to say “yes” to mothers and babies in need for three solid decades. Thank you. Praise God!
Today, a special place called Mary’s Shelter is asking urgently for help – because without our help, they’ll have to shut down. They’re not here in the New York area. They’re on the Gulf Coast, serving women from Mississippi, Alabama, and the Florida Panhandle. Read More