Sunday Prayer | National Collection Week

Well, it’s finally here! Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week 2019 starts Monday, November 18 and runs through Monday, November 25. After that, it’s off to the Processing Center, the next stop along the Greatest Journey. There are a lot of moving pieces and thousands of volunteers, associates, and OCC staff that play a part […]

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Sunday Prayer | Seeing God at Work

As we gather today and you reflect back on the past week, how did you see God at work in your life? Sometimes it may be hard to see God amidst the busyness and the traffic overwhelming our lives. But He’s there. Trust me. Better yet, trust HIM. “God is at work all around us.” […]

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Psalm Saturday| Living in Unity

Happy Saturday! I pray you’ve had a great week. For me, the last few weeks have been colored with several sightings of God at work through my interactions with other people. As Sweet T and I continue preparing for OCC’s National Collection Week, we’ve met a couple of new ministry partners and are excited about […]

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Ministering Down at the Mission

Pulling into the UGM parking lot, we were quickly overwhelmed by the number of men filling the chapel hall, an old converted gym. None of us recalled seeing so many men gathered at God’s house on Calvert Street during any of our previous visits. The temperatures had been cold in recent weeks, no doubt one […]

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Psalm Saturday: Praise the Lord!

Good morning. I hope your Saturday is off to a fantastic start. For this week’s edition of Psalm Saturday, we will focus on the beautiful Psalm 146. Last night, during our monthly chapel service at Union Gospel Mission Dallas, Ann Bailey, recited this psalm from memory. What a blessing! Ann and her husband Bill have […]

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