Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

“It’s All For Good”

The above sign in the team member’s yard reminded us of the following story by Swami Satchidananda if you have not heard it before: Once upon a time there was a king who had a wonderful, wise minister. The minister was very loyal and devoted to the king, and the king never left the palace without the minister at his … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Thank You, Ma!

One of the things we love about India is some of its beautiful traditions such as the younger folks calling the respected elders, whether they are immediate family or not, and even if you don’t know them very well, “Auntie” and “Uncle”! That is just an endearing reminder for us to look at each other as family, the family of … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

The Joy of Giving

Happy Krishnastami for all those celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna this week!!. We have one beautiful team member here depicting the great Radha in her bright and beautiful way! She colorfully demonstrates the joy of this occasion of the avatar’s birth, a supreme event to restore righteousness to mankind’s hearts and minds! What a joy it is to actually … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Prayer is Such a Precious Tool

Pickup from Happy Stay-at-Home Helpers for the Soupmobile – Monday, Aug 3 Prayer is such a precious tool given us at all times, and there is newfound appreciation for it now! One prayer that Bill Wilson and those who started the 12 step programs of recovery use as a part of their process to learn how to live a great … Read More

Fishes and Loaves: Sharing Hearts and Nurturing the Needy

Fishes and Loaves: sharing hearts and nurturing the needy

Organized lovingly by community members Eric and Shakti Biskamp, The Happy Helpers from Home campaign gathers food directly from your doorstep every week and brings it to the Soupmobile food pantry.  You don’t have to participate every week but whenever your heart guides you. The giving spirit keeps our hearts open to the many people who especially now are in need … Read More