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Shane Claiborne on restoration: All things can be made new, including housing

Shane Claiborne on restoration: All things can be made new, including housing

Shane Claiborne on restoration: All things can be made new, including housing PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Co-founder of Red Letter Christians Shane Claiborne has a special place in his heart for the Christian principles of restoration — restoring lives, communities and homes. He notes that it is a theme throughout the Bible, notably in Isaiah 58:12. […]

Local control, decision-making key part of our grass-roots ministry’s success

Local control, decision-making key part of our grass-roots ministry’s success

(This is part of regular series of blog posts related to The Fuller Center’s #MoreSmilesFewerShacks 2016 year-end campaign.) The Fuller Center for Housing has seen an influx of new covenant partners over the past couple of years, especially from groups that formerly had been associated with other housing nonprofits. Reasons they often cite for joining […]