Success and Faithfulness

As a house, we are currently reading Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion by Greg Boyle.  It is a heartbreaking, warm, and inspiring book filled with the stories of a priest who has spent his life building community among former gang members of East LA through a non-profit called Homeboy Industries.  Although Boyle’s work is very different than our own, we have found great comfort in his words of hope but also in his words of struggle.  As he says, all bets are off when you choose to cast your lot with those on the margins.  With the challenges of this week at