Operation Santa Claus

Operation Santa Claus was the brainchild of my older brother, Ed, when he was sixteen. He went to the welfare office and got the names of three families and a list of their children. The smallest family had six children. In September, he got the youth group in...

On The Street

John, an elderly man in his mid-seventies, is living on the street. Although he is penniless, he makes a major effort to keep up his appearance as a once successful stockbroker. His suit is wrinkled and tattered in places, but carefully brushed clean every morning....

From Inside Out

The Very Right Reverend Patrick is a successful preacher. He is the head pastor in a large church with over 2000 members and a ministerial staff of twelve. His services are broadcast on television. The congregation quietly sits with open Bibles in their laps and pens...

China Cat

In early June, Mary, who was only fifteen, left home. She was the middle child, with an older sister and younger brother. For years she watched her father brutally beat and abuse her sister. She lived in constant fear that she would be next. By the end of May she knew...