The Spirit of Christmas

Preparing hearts and minds for the Advent of Christ’s birth

At Pontiac homeless shelter, volunteers ‘see the face of God’

PONTIAC — Heaven is not won simply by “being a good person,” Pope Francis reminded the world last month during the first-ever World Day of the Poor. “To do no wrong is not enough,” the pope said Nov. 19, addressing 7,000 people gathered at St. Peter’s Basilica. “God is not an inspector looking for unstamped…