Titled “Hearts 4 Hearts,” members of Lima Drive Seventh Day Adventist Church in Lexington put together a special dinner Saturday at the Catholic Action Center.
Winston Taylor, the church’s pastor, said they didn’t want to just feed the people there, they wanted to remind them they are important.
Special Meal for People Experiencing Homelessness
“We want to remind people that just because they might be going through a rough time now, or just because life might not be grand for them right now, that does not mean that they’re not special. That does not mean that they’re not important,” Taylor said.
George Withers, who works at the Catholic Action Center and has himself experienced homelessness, said residents were excited to be treated to this special meal.
“Valentine’s Day lifts up their spirits. They’re all happy about it,” Withers said […]