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Suffering of any kind can be a compelling opportunity to see and experience the face of Jesus in places where otherwise we might be blind.  We find and are shown grace at the margins of life.”

N.C. (the earthy monk)

“In Jesus, we discover that God is just sloppy with his amazing grace and completely beyond common sense when it comes to his love.”

Chaplain Mike (Internet Monk)

On this Christmas Day, I am reminded of Christmas Day 2010.  I had worked a 16 hour day at Maya Angelou House, a 90-day residential addiction treatment program for homeless women who have hit rock bottom in every way.  Being with the women of Maya Angelou House on that Christmas Day reminded me of the two truths quoted above.

Maya Angelou House is run by a group I worked previously with almost 20 years ago as an AIDS social…

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About jhalladay13

Photographer, Knitter, Mother , Christian, Recovering, Victim, Survivor, Thrive, Activist, Reader, Church Singer,Learning Inuktitut language of Baffin Island Inuit. Community Leader, Activist, Advocate and Disrupter!

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