Category Archives: Chaplain’s Blog

Dave Bootsma has served as Chaplain at the Upper Room Mission since 2008. Join Dave for Chapel at the Upper Room Mission Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11:30 a.m. -12 p.m. Wednesday 10 a.m. -10:30 a.m.

Careful How You View the Poor

by Chaplain Dave Bootsma The poor are shunned even by their neighbours, but the rich have many friends. It is a sin to despise one’s neighbour, but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy. Wealth attracts many friends, but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them. (Proverbs 14:20-21; 19:4) […]