Gathering Inn

Gathering Inn to reopen homeless shelter Monday

The Gathering Inn will reopen its shelter after a seven-week hiatus on Monday thanks largely to the donations of local businesses. The nonprofit organization was able to finalize p ...

Worth asking: What would Jesus do?

Thank you for the story about the motorcycle group giving backpacks to the homeless (Journal, Aug. 3). The story warmed my heart. I would like to make reference to Matthew 25: 34-4 ...

Pastor shouldn’t ‘name-call’ homeless

Thanks for including the name of the Gathering Inn in the article, “Homeless camp trash riles neighbors,” (March 23). Instead of intellectually categorizing and labeling those ...

The man behind the Galleria inferno

The man who set the Galleria aflame Thursday was a lonely transient with depression and anger issues, interviews and reports show. Alexander Piggee’s publicity stunt was more a c ...

Local Soroptimists cook for homeless

The Soroptimist International of Auburn club recently got together and provided a wonderful dinner for the homeless. Held at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church on High St. in Auburn, s ...