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Why the poor matter to God

August 27, 2020

This elderly widow & her cat live alone and she sells tortillas The Prophet Isaiah wrote around 700 B.C.E in chapter 61:1 that the Messiah would come and bring the good news of redemption was going to be presented to the poor and this gospel would be GOOD NEWS for those needing redemption in its […]

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Dia de Accion de Gracias

August 24, 2020

Feliz Día de Acción de Gracias

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What is freedom?

July 6, 2020

The USA recently celebrated its 244th year of independence from Great Britain after fighting a revolutionary war with Englan. You might ask 100 people that and maybe a couple might know what’s true about one or both of those statistics. However, how that decision has affected them personally maybe 5 in a 100 might have […]

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How the poor think at times

March 27, 2020

One day I ran into some friends at a local mall who also lived in Tegucigalpa where I was livging at the time. I invited them to have a coffee with me at an espresso shop in the mall. While there Edgar shared with me that  he had been having some difficult times lately due […]

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What are treasures in heaven?

February 5, 2020

Have you ever wondered what the Bible is talking about when it tells us to not accumulate a ton of this world’s finest goods but rather waning us to be more concerned about sending it on up ahead? It’s really not easy to deny oneself and live a life of modified self denial. Maybe you […]

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AND JUST WHO IS MY NEIGHBOR?

October 26, 2019

The Parable of the Good Samaritan – Luke 10 2On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” What is written in the Law?” he replied. “How do you read it?” He answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all […]

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What do we do when we have enough?

September 25, 2019

Some years ago it was reported that the multi millionaire industrial magnate John D. Rockefeller, who had founded Standard Oil Company after being asked how much more money he needed to have enough, had replied that he needed just a little bit more. Rockefeller strongly believed that his purpose in life was to make as […]

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Did you realize?

August 31, 2019

Did you realize that a purchase of one of these delicious drinks on a every other day basis for a time could take a bit of change out of your pocket. Doing a voluntary fast for a needy family over a month period could help you donate $25 to SOR Mission that would help us […]

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Take a rest on Labor Day weekend

August 31, 2019

For those of us living in countries that are not considered “third world” a day of rest is quite possible even though statistics are showing that many Americans are not using all their vacation days in deference to working more to ensure more economic gain or possibly they not having adequate disposable income to spend […]

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It’s hot in the city! The back of our neck is getting dirt and gritty.

July 28, 2019

Summer greetings to you who live north of the equator and also the Tropic of Cancer. Today our thoughts go out to those we work with at SOR Mission. For those of you who are able to obtain the basics without much thought you don’t think twice about having enough to eat and a roof […]

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