My Blessings from St. Lawrence Place

Posted by: Lila Anna Sauls

LAS blessings post

As November started and we turned our focus from trick-or-treat candy to the Thanksgiving holidays, my friends have begun to post “things they are thankful for” on their Facebook pages. I felt a little inadequate at first…but let’s face it, between five children and a full-time job I’m doing well to post a Halloween picture…much less a consistent post each day.

So, here’s my feeble attempt to jump ahead. Don’t worry; you’re only going to see six. There are, of course, many more…but you’ll have to check my Facebook page for the rest!


A Thought for Thursday

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill


“To those whom much is given, much is expected.”

~John F. Kennedy



Social Justice Thought for the Day (a quote)

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

“The future which we hold in trust for our own children will be shaped by our fairness to other people’s children.”

~Marian Wright Edelman


What a Home Means to Me

Posted by: Jessica Malovic

kids at teaHome

These poems were written by the children of St. Lawrence Place. While they are different in many ways- they have at least two things in common: they have lost a home and they have found another here.  Below is a sample of the poetry the children created. READ MORE

New Year’s Inspiration

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

“One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things.”

~John Burroughs


Here’s to focusing on what really matters in the New Year.  Happy 2013!