What Makes This Food Truck So Special? for One, It Makes Austin a Better City.

In Austin, Texas, hip is the rule. From famous music festivals to progressive art districts, the college town and capital is known for being the center of an emerging culture like Portland, Oregon or New York City’s Brooklyn borough. So it’s no surprise that roadside food trucks have a strong presence there. What makes this one so different? Mobile Loaves and Fishes has one purpose – to build a human connection by serving Austin’s homeless food, clothing and friendship. It doesn’t start across a counter between customer and business. It starts in front of the counter, server and served next to each other.

10 Advent Verses To Read With Your Family: Click “Next” below!

Michael Harrell is a former staff member and current volunteer at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Federal Way, Washington. A blogger by hobby and social media manager by trade, he continues to teach the faith to ninth graders when he's not busy watching movies or theatre. He loves the Seattle Mariners, and his wife wants you to know he's married. You can follow him on Twitter.