Photo: Sue Careless
By Larry Matthews
“Anyone numbers 25-30 – any number 30 and under!”
I’m standing in the door of our church, inviting in our homeless guests huddled outside in the cold and dark, five at a time. People arrive hours before we open so we distribute line-up numbers to keep things reasonably fair.
“Numbers 30-35 –35 and under!”
Men and women crowd past me into our warm foyer. Many carry all they own