Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

The Starfish Story

This beautiful story of the starfish came to mind again the other day, as we were taking groceries to the North Texas Food Bank. It exemplifies the same energy where in this case one bag of groceries DOES make a difference.  That one pair of jeans that someone can wear or one wallet to keep their important documents in encourages someone … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Have a little Faith

We saw a beautiful uplifting movie based on a true story called, “Have a Little Faith” about the total transformation two souls who let go of lots of darkness and became light with the guiding influence and kind ways of others. It is a beautiful story of one houseless person who was revived, so to speak, as well as how … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Helping Each Other in the Journey of Life

We all need help at times, that is for sure.  We are really here to help each other in the journey of life.  There was a recent news article saying that despite increased efforts by the government to meet the needs of the folks who are struggling with paying the bills for both food, rent, and the likes, there is … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

And God Cried

Inspiration comes from so many incredible sources!  This week, we felt very inspired by one of the members who has written not merely one, but three books! (the other titles, besides the one above, are Listening and Is This Anybody in Your Family? Family Reunion.)  We had no idea and are so happy to know about these creations.  Of course, Lueretha would point … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Holding the Light

We are all here to hold the light for each other in whatever way we can!  Someone said that every day is a new incarnation.  That resonates.  January 18 has been designated as National Service Day, along with Martin Luther King’s birthday this year.  This is apt that both would be on the same day, as Dr. King was totally … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

The Preciousness of Small Things

Thank you, everyone, for making the Toys for Tots an incredible offering of the greatest toys! I hope all of you can imagine those smiling faces on Christmas Day when the gifts are eagerly opened. Everyone can remember those days of delight for sure! Special thanks to Vidya and Madhuri for having a beautiful shopping spree for others, and bringing … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

PICKUP for TOYS FOR TOTS this coming Monday, Dec 7! Also, picking up for Austin Street Center!

Special thanks this week to Laksmi and Raga for gathering, cleaning, and even ironing all those wonderful clothes to give to Austin Street Center, and to the North Texas Hindu Mandir for all the food gathered for the North Texas Food Bank!! Wow! 170 pounds were given to help other folks who are food challenged, the number of which seems … Read More

A New Dawn: Building Spiritual Community in These Times, Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Toy Pickup and Austin St. Center Pickup November 23, Monday

Happy Thanksgiving, and thank you all for paying forward your gratitude! We so appreciate your generosity, given over many months! Gratitude in all religions, in all philosophies, in so many arenas of life is a prerequisite for happiness. It is probably safe to say that the most grateful people are indeed the happiest. This is such an auspicious season to … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Pick up for Austin Street Shelter and TOYS FOR TOTS Christmas Project Monday, NOVEMBER 16

Thank you, all, for the donations for Austin Street, and for Toys for Tots last Monday. All, were happily received!! There are some smiles behind those masks! Never before have we been speaking with our eyes. As one member reflected, it is a good deed to make contact with people that way and give them a hug through our eyes. … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Pickup for Austin Street Center and Toys for Tots Christmas Project on November 9

Thank you for last week’s donations! They were received and appreciated as always! Maitri, one of our team members, thought of a Christmas Project we could support, so starting this week, we will be picking up for TOYS FOR TOTS, as well as the items needed for Austin Street Center. You can go to Toys for Tots website, and see … Read More