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About the Author: Barry is the founder and Executive Director of World Next Door. A storyteller, traveller and giant nerd, he lives to compel suburban Americans to get engaged with social justice and find their place in God's kingdom revolution. His ultimate dream is to adopt a pet monkey named Kevin.

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  1. Jim M said... 

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    March 29th, 2010 at 9:40 pm  

    The two photos inside the chapel struck me most of all.

    The lone figure leaning against the back of a pew…depicting the lost feeling of desperation, contrasted with the view from the loft, a community of men transformed….the joy of Home..of Belonging, of renewed self worth. Abe Lincoln wrote “It is difficult for a man to be miserable while he feels worthy of himself, and claims kindred to the great God who made him” These stories of the Bowery Mission are a reminder of God’s heart for the lost, and his great Power to heal. Thanks once again Barry.

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