An Open Letter to Families Who Lost Loved Ones in the DC Navy Yard Mass Shooting

(This is reproduced from a version online by Gina LaGuardia-Schrecker) September 16, 2013 Dear Brokenhearted, I am so very sorry for your loss. I know your pain all too well. Six weeks ago tonight, my father was killed in a mass shooting in Pennsylvania. He was merely attending a township meeting with his neighbors. LittleContinue reading “An Open Letter to Families Who Lost Loved Ones in the DC Navy Yard Mass Shooting”

Bearing witness to the life of Mary Lumus

It is common for people to skip the book of Numbers when they read through the Bible. ¬†After all, it seems that, chapter after chapter, the book gives a dry and droll account of the families, clans, and tribes of Israel. What seems like a boring list to us, however, was very meaningful to theContinue reading “Bearing witness to the life of Mary Lumus”