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Homelessness in Los Angeles

There are over 40,000 people homeless in Los Angeles, California. The number of homeless people in Los Angeles has risen overall by 23% since 2016. Here are some resources and causes to learn about getting …

Keratoconus and How it Helped Me See

I was diagnosed with keratoconus, an eye-disease that misshapen the cornea within the eye, in 2003 when I attempted to get my driver’s license. Being home-educated, I was never really in a “chalkboard” kind of …

Five Ways to End Homelessness in Los Angeles

I thought I’d swing by the supermarket in my neighborhood Tuesday morning to see if I could find a woman who lives in a van that’s often anchored in the store’s parking lot. Last time …

Arrival in Los Angeles

Today I arrived in the “City of Angels”, Los Angeles, California at 7am. My 2 hour flight from Portland, Oregon was perfect timing to catch sun begin to peak over the horizon. Flying always puts …

To Los Angeles

A new adventure begins today! Last March I boarded a bus from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Salem, Oregon to do a two week tour of the entire State of Oregon with a prayer ministry who I’ve served …

Why Work to End Poverty?

There are many issues and problems in our world that people devote their work towards solving. From scientists working to cure diseases; philanthropists investing in education; ministers and spiritual leaders working to serve the needs …

A Step of Faith

In 2012 I was preparing to fly to Los Angeles without knowing anyone there, nor having any plan about where to stay, go or what to do. I simply knew that it was where “The …