Diffusing a Bomb

The intent of this post is to show how we can bring the gift of […]

The Gift of Healing

When I was 8, my 12 year old sister, Stacia, died from cancer.  Ever since […]

Schizophrenic Savior

One of the best parts of living intentionally is getting to know my neighbors better […]

Grieving the Loss of Terry

This is one of the stories of JUSTembrace.  I think it needs to be told […]

I’ve Been Ruined.

On Tuesdays and sometimes Fridays I walk a little less than two blocks down the […]

Generous in Poverty

Sunday afternoon the doorbell rang. I looked out the window to see a man bundled […]

New Eyes

Recently, we have redefined the vision of JUSTembrace.  We have simplified it.  Instead of a […]

Suicidal Sacraments

A Thanksgiving Lament I felt like the road to Thanksgiving should be paved in honest […]

My Turn at the Foot Clinic

Two years ago, on the day before Thanksgiving, a group of volunteers and myself hosted […]

A Tegen-Style JUSTembrace

I miss JUSTembrace.  I miss my home, my neighbors, my church, my friends.  I miss […]