Homelessness

Today there are 1,750,000 homeless people in America. Of those, 28% do not get enough to eat on a daily basis. The average income of homeless Americans is $348 a month.


Scott and Taylor discuss how the church can be involved in homeless ministry. Taylor shares his story of coming to Christ while homeless. Learn more about Taylor’s Ministry at: https://unshackledsoldiersofchristmin…

Reasons that people become homeless include a lack of affordable housing, lack of employment opportunity, lack of affordable healthcare, domestic violence, mental illness, and addiction related issues.

25% of homeless Americans are employed. Homelessness can happen to anyone.

Homelessness PSA

This week, think about what you or your church can do to help those who are less fortunate. Pray for God to show you opportunities where a difference can b made in your community. Pray for God to give you opportunities to make a difference in the life of someone who is less fortunate.

For more on homelessness visit these two websites:

http://nationalhomeless.org/about-homelessness/

http://www.statisticbrain.com/homelessness-stats/

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