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The malicious reason for the increase in street people in downtown Oklahoma City

June 19, 2008

    2005 2006 2007 Street and Encampments 94 416 658 Crisis Facilities 95 22 12 Emergency Shelters 724 627 683 Transitional Housing 569 490 577 Total 1482 1555 1930  Many that I encounter have been permanently banned from the mission,usually for a small infarction.(They have no access to the inside and the simple services […]

More Christian Exclusivity?Sad ,insolent,ending.Oklahoma City First United Methodist Church,downtown,undesirables not part of of plan/recovery.

June 8, 2008

One cannot serve God and mammon,both.To whom it may concern: Mark Mc Adow,Senior Pastor:First United Methodist Church,Oklahoma City,Oklahoma, 131 N.W. 4th. Kirk Norman,Executive Pastor: First United Methodist Church. Dear Sir’s; I was told by someone that your church ( First United Methodist Church ,Celebration Ministry?)not only fed a dinner but that a “lord’s Group was […]

an appropriate RESPONSE from the Salvation Army!The healing begins!

June 3, 2008

re;Children feeling Hate directed at them,May28,08 click here to read History below. To : Chris_Priest@uss.salvationarmy.org” Regional Director,Southern area. 6/02/08 Dear Sir: I have not received a response from the Oklahoma City Area Command concerning what remedy or not was taken to address the issue of the children suffering shame and hunger.In your letter that you […]

An attempt at Empathy by Pastor Jim McDowell/Believers Church

June 3, 2008

March 04, 2008 An attempt at empathy I wrote this poem in 2005 about the transition to empathy and wanted to post it here.(Jim’s Blog http://www.jimmcdowell.typepad.com/ ) PITY Brazen face spotted close – but far. I see you, I don’t know you. I don’t live where you live. I don’t want to visit you. Your […]