I couldn’t believe what I’d just heard him say. I was hyperventilating – because of the thrill and the responsibility. In some ways this commitment was greater than any I’d ever made in the world of business.

Imagine – me, a failed business owner and a severely flawed person – given another chance to make a difference. It was definitely a special day.

It provoked me to think about all the decisions I’d made to get here. Was I really in control of my destiny as I’d thought – or was there some higher power at work that led me to that soup kitchen today?

How did Kris even know I would be there for lunch? What if I’d just stayed at the homeless center all day sulking about how unfortunate I was instead of listening to my inner voice ...

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