November 30, 2015 |
What does the word "home" mean to you? What is the difference between the word homeless and houseless? How do you experience home among the Dry Bones community?
November 10, 2015 |
Being at home is not the same as being in a house. However, the brick and mortar structure provides spaces that represent different parts of being at "home." If we think about Dry Bones as if it were a house and the rooms of the house for their different uses and functions, we can lay out the work of Dry Bones like we lay out the rooms of the house.
October 26, 2015 |
Right now we have “home” on our mind at Dry Bones. I mean, it's a pretty normal thing for us to be thinking about “homelessness,” but thinking extensively about “home” is another matter. It is the theme of our fundraiser, the theme of our conversations, and the theme of our personal work.
July 28, 2015 |
We began the summer with an intern retreat. On this retreat, my co-worker Reb, and I were answering questions together. We were sharing stories about our friends on the street and our different responses to situations we’ve encountered, and then one of the interns asked, “What question are you asking in your spiritual life right now?”
Reb looked at me, knowingly, and then replied for both of us: “Is there enough?” Read More