By Dan Crain
ATLANTA – Loving people is very hard at times. I love my family dearly, but it can be very difficult.
We are called to love people with the hope that they will change. But, if I am honest with myself, sometimes I love people to change them.
When people don’t change, I sometimes grow frustrated. [...]
By Dan Crain
By Phil Hissom
John has lived in Palms Trailer Park for three years. He has seen a lot of rough stuff go down, but he’s also seen the positive changes in the park. I had the opportunity to spend some time with him the other day, and I asked him why he thought things have gotten [...]
By Bill Behr
What is a neighbor? Mr. Webster (the dictionary) says a neighbor is someone who lives (or is located) near another. The definition of a neighbor as “someone living near me” makes sense. But is someone “located near me” really my neighbor? What does “located near me” mean? Does that mean anyone I meet [...]
Asking for help at the last minute is a bit lame but that's just what I did to Dan Crain this past Saturday at the first POLIS Institute (www.polisinstitute.org) ABCD training. He graciously helped out - a lot. His help was invaluable. We set up the room for the 17 people who came to the [...]