A Christian homeless shelter in California was forced to relocate after Christian neighbours across the street made complaints.
The Merced County Rescue Mission stopped serving meals for more than a week this month, leaving hundreds of homeless people to look elsewhere.
Executive director Bruce Metcalf said the temporary closure was an attempt to be a “good neighbour” after receiving complaints from members of the Central Presbyterian Church, which is opposite the shelter.
“I don’t think complaints are different than they’ve ever been,” he told The Independent. “I think people simply got tired to having it close by them and were anxious for us to find a new location.”…. [read more]
lhwm notes: Matthew 25:41 “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. 42 For I was hungry and you gave me nothing to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me nothing to drink, 43 I was a stranger and you did not invite me in, I needed clothes and you did not clothe me, I was sick and in prison and you did not look after me.’ 44 “They also will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or needing clothes or sick or in prison, and did not help you?’ 45 “He will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.’ 46 “Then they will go away to eternal punishment, but the righteous to eternal life.”
This is just sad. This scripture says it all. Not everyone who says they are a Christian truly are. Look at their fruit scripture says. Look how they treat others and look who they serve. The last days are a cold one.