Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

The Motherwell branch of Betel took to the town centre in elaborate costumes to spread some Christmas cheer and raise funds for local homeless people and those struggling with addiction. The Christian charity offers shelter and opportunities to those fallen on hard times that wish to turn their life around. They allow people the chance to engage in meaningful work and help build strong relationships … Continue reading Betel raises Christmas cash for the homeless

Please sir, may I have some food and shelter

If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it’s not to take our basic needs for granted. When we’re cooking a meal we should be thankful that we can provide for ourselves; when running a bath we could be grateful for being clean; and when we settle down for the night we should remember that a further 4% of our population has become homeless since … Continue reading Please sir, may I have some food and shelter