Star Wars 1977

Tunnel of Love

This morning after our B.R.O.S. bible study, I sat in the 8th Street Chapel quietly reflecting on the day in prayerful meditation. Over the last few months I have witnessed many of my friends from high school and church pass away—most of them younger than I am. Now grant it, I was raised in the 60’s and 70’s so I …

Mary, Queen of Arkansas

One of my ministry friends said to me tonight that she shared in my comment of 2017 being one of our most successful and yet hardest personally we have ever faced. Another made reference to my penchant of sharing quotes from a certain musician from Freehold, New Jersey. It has become a minor tradition for me to write about our …

Independence Day

Independence Day

On Friday, December 29, 2017, Clean Socks Hope celebrated 10 years as a ministry. When I walked in to our community room at 8th Street that morning, I truly didn’t know if this was it for us, if this was our goodbye. Like he had done so many times before I knew God would get me through it, because he …