I wrote yesterday about the SAME Cafe in Denver and the “pay-what-you-can” model. I’d love for you to hear in Libby’s own words the heart behind the cafe. Libby Birky, co-founder of SAME Cafe, gave a TED Talk about the heart behind SAME CAfe.
About a year ago on our way to author Anne Lamott’s book reading in Kansas City, I was having a conversation with three ladies from our congregation on our growing desire to invest in our community. As a church, we are growing in our understanding that we are here for our city. God has placed us in Jefferson City and wants us to reveal His kingdom in this place. That requires getting out of our building and truly investing in lives and meeting needs. As we dreamed about ideas, one of the ladies, Heather Feeler, shared an article she had…