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Families Belong Together; DTLA Rally For Immigration Policy Reform

A demonstration and prayer vigil about US immigration policy under intensified scrutiny organized by religious leaders of different faiths and denominations met outside the Downtown Los Angeles headquarters of ICE and the Department of Homeland Security on Thursday (6/21). BY COLTON CURRY I was fortunate enough to participate in this rally in support of immigration policy reform and to stand in solidarity with my brothers and sisters who are being detained...

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Fundamentals of the Faith Course – Grace City LA

Grace City LA, a new Bible church near Downtown Los Angeles, will be beginning a Fundamentals of the Faith course, which is a 13-lesson manual that grounds every believer in the core essentials of the Christian faith. This course teaches about the basic fundamentals that every Christian should know in order to be a healthy believer, and has helped many Christians to better understand their faith and to put...

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Let’s Love Our City! Brooks LA Community Lunch

Do you live or work in LA? Or both? Or do you simply have a heart for the city? The Brooks LA is a new church coming to Downtown Los Angeles that just may be the place for you! We’re inviting you to come meet our team at the Brooks and be part of bringing the Good News and the Good Works of Jesus to the City. We welcome you to...

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Skid Row: Not By Bread Alone

The homeless on LA’s Skid Row are in desperate straits, but giving them more food will not solve their problems Editor’s Note (World Magazine): This article includes disturbing and graphic descriptions of homeless life in LA’s Skid Row. On a warm Friday afternoon in downtown Los Angeles’ Skid Row, the acrid stench of fresh-spilled blood stung the congealed odors of fossilized urine and unwashed feet. A man whom locals call Turban...

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SMPS Gives Back – Union Rescue Mission

DESCRIPTION YOU are the Mission. Union Rescue Mission wouldn’t be able to serve so many precious men, women, and children without the generosity and dedication of friends like you. Serve a Meal Every day, URM serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They average about 2,300 meals per day! But they can’t do it without friends like you to help prepare and serve meals for guests. One of their greatest needs includes volunteers to serve...

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Arts District’s ‘As We Dwell’ Home To All

Looking back, Sarah Jung realizes that God wanted her to think outside of the box. All along, she thought she needed to get a house as the ideal space for As We Dwell. Editor’s Note: This is the final article of a 3-part series written by Ashley Kim on As We Dwell. To read part one, click here: DTLA Arts District Space: Dwellers Work, Create and Do Life Together. Part two, click...

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Faithful Artisan: When LA Becomes Your Mission Field

As We Dwell founder and visionary Sarah Jung’s life took a dramatic turn nearly three years ago when she went on a mini road trip to shoot photos at Salvation Mountain in Niland, California. Editor’s Note: This article is the second of a 3-part series on As We Dwell. To read part one, click here: DTLA Arts District Space: Dwellers Work, Create and Do Life Together. Jung and her photographer friend,...

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DTLA Arts District Space: Dwellers Work, Create and Do Life Together

As We Dwell, located in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles, is not your typical coworking space. Yes, there are plenty of tables, outlets, and speedy wi-fi available, but the art on the walls, macramé wall hangers, and handcrafted jewelry on the shelves are just a few signs that catch the attention of passersby and point to an inspiring, collaborative community of artisans within. As We Dwell, which opened its...

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As We Create: Open Mic Night in DTLA Arts District

As We Dwell invites you to come and share your talent in the heart of Arts District DTLA! The space is beautiful, and there will be some wonderful people in attendance. Arielle will be one of the featured artists for As We Create: Open Mic Night. About Arielle: Born and raised in foggy Northern California, Arielle Estoria Leda Wilburn is a Writer, Speaker, and Creative. She graduated from Azusa Pacific University...

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