Sitting Under the Banyan Tree

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 I love this quote by Mother Teresa because it simply defines a lesson I had to learn many years ago about living, loving, and serving in this inner-city neighborhood: “In the West we have a tendency to be profit-oriented,...

Twenty-Five Years

Saturday, June 18, 2016 If you haven’t seen it, watch the video from last year’s 25th celebration.  It tells much of the story of CROSSFIRE and the generations of young people we have been honored to know and live life...

Changes and Updates – Keepin’ in Touch

Thursday, September 11, 2014 Thank you for checking out the Crossfire blog.  Obviously, it has been a while since updates were posted, and it is our intention to remedy that with a commitment to regularly scheduled, at least weekly, updated posts.  So please give us a...

Switching Gears…

Monday, September 9, 2013 Hope all of you had a wonderful Labor Day holiday, which always designates the unofficial end to summer, and are settling in for the fall as we are – even though fall weather seems nowhere in sight! It was a wonderful summer for our...

Greetings to All of You

Friday, December 14, 2012 The stockings are hung at our Lion’s Den Center. THERE ARE 50 STOCKINGS, EACH ONE WITH A NAME ON IT.  WE WANT TO FILL THE CHILDREN’S STOCKINGS WITH CHRISTMAS JOY::: GIFT CARDS, CHRISTMAS TREATS, SMALL PERSONAL ITEMS…THINGS...

Happy Holidays Everyone!

Friday, November 30, 2012 Happy Holidays Everyone!!  Hard to believe it is that time of year again especially since our Dallas weather has been unseasonably warm!  However, we are beginning to get into holiday mode at the Lion’s Den.  Stockings and lights will...