North Carolina Tag Archive

Only 8 Hours.

I was in prison and you came to visit me. Matthew 25:36b I participate in a prison ministry called Forgiven Prison Ministry ( It was founded by Scottie Barnes several years ago and is headquartered in the foothills of North Carolina. Scottie grew up as the daughter of an inmate. Her father eventually came to […]

Removing My Ghost Bike.

About a year ago, a beloved member of my community was killed by a motor vehicle while riding his bicycle one morning on a sidewalk along the city’s central highway. The victim was an avid cyclist, a husband, and father of an 18-month old baby. The loss was tragic. Emotional wounds ran deep. And healing […]