Helping America's Most Vulnerable

Weekly Devotionals by Reverend Al Boyce

  • March 28, 2017

    A Winter Hawaiian Luau to Celebrate Great Teamwork

    Beach Street recently held a festive Hawaiian-style lunch with residents, staff, and our Maintenance Team to celebrate of all the hard work everyone has done for the program.

  • March 28, 2017

    Margaret Chase Smith House Residents Take Community Meals (and fun) Seriously

    Last July, the Elsie & William Viles Foundation​ partnered with Volunteers of America with a grant to our Food Security for Seniors program. The funds have given us the ability to provide monthly grocery distributions to the 44 residents of our affordable senior housing program in Augusta, the Margaret Chase Smith House.

  • March 27, 2017


    Holy One, Holy Mystery, you whose center is everywhere and whose circumference is nowhere – unbounded by time and space, above and below, within and without – bless your Creation, bless this moment in time as we seek to see with eyes unblinded that which is everywhere around us.

  • March 20, 2017

    Starting Again

    O God, Great Mystery of Life, we welcome spring as nature calls forth a new season. The cold, dark, winter will now gradually leave us and the sights and signs of nature's brilliant return of fresh new life will come. May we be grateful for the down time; the time to withdraw; retreat; have a time of dormancy.