Social Service Organizations Essay

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Today there is a great need for social service organizations. The population of a lot of cities and countries has grown, creating the need for more shelters, soup kitchens, and so on. Most of these organizations are church based and community founded. Then there are others that are funded by federal and state government.
The Durham Rescue Mission is a church based organization. They provide a lot of help and shelter for the homeless and for low-income families. Reverend Ernie C. Mills founded the mission in 1974. The first mission was just a two-story house. It has since then grown to be a about the size of an average church.
The mission is open to the public year round, and does not close its doors. There is always someone there to
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There are a lot of young single mothers out there that have kids and can’t provide for them. The either don’t have the know how or just don’t have the support group that they need. There are also a lot of families that have lost everything due to loss of jobs of natural disaster. These people need a place to stay till they get back on their feet, and they also may need a little family counseling. Then there is the whole homeless issue, these people have nowhere to go and need food and the bare necessities like everyone else.
When it comes to things like shelters and helping others there are always some ethical issues behind them. Then again there are ethical issues behind everything. Here are a couple of them. Whether or not you are doing the right thing by helping these people. If your motive for doing it is right, Should they if they are not Christian be subjected to the Christian faith? I believe that it is the right thing to do. Helping people wherever you can will and always will be the right thing to do. As far the motive whatever it is, if you are doing the right thing then it is ok with me. The person that you help is not going too care if you did it just to impress someone. However if you are not a Christian and you do go into a Christian shelter you had prior knowledge of where you were going. If you don’t like what they are telling about God and you don’t want to here it then don’t go back.
The mission it self does a great
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