For over twenty years my wife and I were the pastors of churches and leaders of ministries. Everywhere we ministered we founded programs to feed and clothe those who needed assistance. These ministries through the work of volunteers and the donations of private citizens fed and clothed thousands all without ever taking a dime of government money.
Back in the dream time when I was young in the ministry I helped start a feeding ministry. We fed so many needy people with groceries and had so many coming for hot meals it was astounding. We did no means testing. We fed everyone who came to the door all with volunteers and private donations.
Then came the Reagan food giveaway program and everything changed. If you don’t remember this it was a program started in 1983 by the Reagan administration. They opened the government warehouses and began giving away vast amounts…
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