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Archives for: June 2019 (5 posts)
Summer Staff Stories
June 22, 2019 @ 6:33 AM by: Richard Steinecke

I am always thrilled when students join our summer staff this time of year. Of course they help us out doing front line work such as sorting food, cooking and serving meals, helping out at the food bank and in our ESL class. However, one of their ... [read full post]

You Never Know
June 16, 2019 @ 6:18 AM by: Richard Steinecke

 I was about God’s business. Driving to a denominational conference (called “Assembly”) to talk about Oasis I was accompanied by a staff person and a summer student. Then BAM. We were hit from behind by another car. Cars beh ... [read full post]

The Future of the Church
June 10, 2019 @ 5:04 AM by: Richard Steinecke

This past Sunday I saw the future of the church. I had heard about a large Filipino church meeting a few streets over from Oasis. Many of the traditional churches in our neighbourhood have small and older congregations. So I decided to visit. The ... [read full post]

Boxes of Plenty
June 7, 2019 @ 5:50 AM by: Richard Steinecke

Something is happening at the Daily Bread Food Bank. In the last few weeks we have received multiple boxes of fresh produce. A few weeks ago we had close to a dozen boxes of broccoli. Then this week we had the same of kale. Not the stinky, turning ... [read full post]

And Now a Word from our Founder
June 4, 2019 @ 5:36 AM by: Richard Steinecke

One of the highlights of my week is receiving a list of prayer requests from our founder Phyllis Ortiz. Often she begins her email with a word of encouragement or a description of what she has observed. Recently she began her message with the foll ... [read full post]

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