Hope South Florida The Good News1 Jul 2014no commentsHOPE South Florida is the Front Door to Hope for the HomelessThere are currently over 200 homeless families on a waiting list for shelter in Broward County alone. Most of these families are single mothers with children. These families in crisis are our community’s modern day widows — every one of them in need of hope, housing, and restoration through loving community. Different from the man on the side of the road or the off ramp to I-95, these families are the forgotten face of homelessness. Thankfully, that’s where the work of HOPE South Florida begins. Read MoreClick image to view largerA Humble Beginning Originally founded as The Shepherd’s Way by Fred Scarbrough, a local veterinarian, HOPE South Florida’s call is based on the following Bible passage in Isaiah 58: 6-9.“Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: …to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter— when you see the naked, to clothe them…Then your light will break forth like the dawn.”Read MoreLeave a ReplyClick here to cancel reply.You must be logged in to post a comment.