by Jonathan Beers
Lead Pastor, Northern Cross Community Church, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador
Living in the North, in Goose Bay, Labrador, one of the groups our church interacts with on a regular basis is the Aboriginal community. It’s a connection that often begins with someone looking for food and water or transportation. For one middle-aged woman, it eventually led to her accepting invitations to potluck at our church and has merged into an ongoing friendship. Her name is Susanne.
Jonathan: Can you share a little of what your life is like on a daily basis?
Susanne: Life here is some good and some bad. It’s not always easy. Sometimes you are just hungry and need something to eat…sometimes you just try and find a dry place so sometimes I stay with my aunt or cousins and sometimes I don’t know where I am going to stay, but that’s ok, it usually works out. Continue reading