Prayer Requests and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: Please pray for my family. We are experiencing cascading financial problems – partially owing to my wife being out of work without pay due to an eye operation, partially because we apparently suffer from some form of financial management disorder. The dogs are at our very heels. Thanks. Father, hear our prayer [Read More...]

Consistent Life Ethic Indie Gogo

…sounds like a 60s retro prolife skit at a church summer camp, but is, in fact, a nifty fundraiser with cool T-shirt demonstrating that being prolife is more than merely being anti-abortion. Just click the pic: [Read more...]

The Mayor of Fort Lauderdale is remarkably clueless

Here’s the form letter you get from Mayor Jack Seiler, Man of the People, when you write protest the arrest of Arnold Abbott, WWII vet and feeder of the homeless (with commentary from Yr. Obdt. Svt.): Thanks for your input and for caring.  I truly appreciate the concern and respectful approach. The problem with form letters [Read More...]

Stephen Colbert on Ft. Lauderdale’s Stupid Punishment of Arnold Abbott

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Behold History’s Greatest Monster! Florida charity worker, 90, arrested by police for feeding the homeless gets arrested again one day later Arnold Abbott was arrested by police in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for feeding the homeless on Tuesday, which is now against the law The 90-year-old, who has been helping prepare hundreds of meals a week [Read More...]

Today’s Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

You can help Sr. Julia get kids an education: Maryknoll Sister Julia Shideler has been teaching in the small Pacific island nation for the past six years. As she watched her students graduate from high school — a significant accomplishment for children of subsistence farmers — she knew that even for the brightest, college was [Read More...]

Your Chance to Do a Work of Mercy

Simcha Fisher has the story of a woman who, after 17 years of marriage and six kids, was ditched by her husband (who is lawyering up and trying to reduce her to penury).  Now, on top of that, she needs major surgery.  If you can help her, you’d be helping Christ. [Read more...]

The Lenaburg Family Could Really Use Our Help

Many of my readers know of the Lenaburg family: They have borne stunning and heroic witness to the dignity of human life in their care for their daughter Courtney.  You can read their story over at their blog.  Anyway, when it rains, it pours and they have had a plumbing catastrophe that is going to [Read More...]

Help “Convinced” Fly

So this past summer, a gung-ho filmmaker named Don Johnson (no, not the Miami Vice guy) bopped around the country doing interviews with a whole bunch of converts (including Yr. Obdt. Svt in my back yard): Now he is asking for help for funding the next phase of the project. He only needs $27,000, which [Read More...]

Prayer Requests and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: Some of you have already chipped in, but in case you didn’t see it- one of my husband’s college students needs a laptop. 10-15 of us could make this happen easy. Can you help? Lord, hear our prayer and provide the funding for this person through Christ our Lord.  Amen! Another reader [Read More...]