Charitable organization in Ottawa, ON dedicated to those affected by homelessness and poverty - utilizing biblical justice, social justice, and advocacy to promote change.
One cool Tuesday afternoon before the OIM Drop-in closed its doors, a man walked into the main room requesting one small bottle of shampoo. He was tall and dressed like a mountain man with his long dark hair and beard. He was dressed in a long tunic style coat and wore a wool toque(hat) and scarf. He stood very straight. I will call him Raven.
He walked right over to me and started talking. He was telling me about the earth and how important it was to replenish it with trees, shrubs, herbs and vegetation. He was talking about how he sows seed wherever he walks and that his pockets are full of seeds. There are areas in the city where he has planted herbs and now they are shrubs... Read more