'With what can we compare the Kingdom of God, or what parable will we use for it? It is like a mustard seed, which, when sown upon the ground, is the smallest of all the seeds on earth- yet when it is sown it grows up and becomes the greatest of all shrubs, and puts forth large branches, so that the birds of the air can make nests in the shade.'
Mark 4:30-32

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Posted by: Ed Watson on 12/3/2015 | 0 Comments
A few Mondays ago, we had 26 homeless ladies stay overnight with us in Dagwell Hall. But we were expecting only the usual 25. As I stood by the door muttering, “How did that happen?” our newest volunteer said, “It’s a God thing.” That made sense. It said to me don’t worry about it, just move on, all will be well. And it was. Within minutes the volunteers made up another cot, cobbled together an additional breakfast bag for the morning, and the wonderful cooks had plenty of great food for everyone.
Posted by: Ed Watson on 11/19/2015 | 0 Comments
By Becky Parnell- And so it is we are now in our fourth year in offering 25 women a place of refuge at Saint John's Cathedral every Monday evening, every other month. Thanks to a faithful group of volunteers, on these Monday evenings Dagwell Hall is place of grace and a space for caring and sharing. We set up cots, draping them with clean sheets, pillows and comforters. We break bread together, sharing a dinner prepared by members on the dinner committee. As a team of three, we keep watch at night, making sure they have a restful sleep. And in the morning, we offer them a breakfast and a daily snack bag before they return to the St. Francis Center and the streets of Denver. The Women’s Homeless Initiative (WHI) is thriving and will continue with your help—it takes a community to sustain this ministry.

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