This week we stopped for a moment to hold a memorial service to coincide with International Overdose Awareness Day. We took some time out to remember all those we have had torn from our lives through addiction. We read a psalm of lament, listened to Pink Floyd and then we tied ribbons onto the fence surrounding our memorial garden with the names of those we have loved and lost. Sadly, if you become a part of our community and you haven’t lost someone to addiction already, you
As a father myself, I pay homage to all fathers out there who are doing their best. For what can sometimes be a complicated relationship, there is still no greater feeling than being able to guide your kids and see them grow into their own individual selves. I got my standard socks, jocks and chocolates for Father’s Day, and as I looked at my girls, I couldn’t think of anything better than to spend time and celebrate with my family. One of my kids got even got me a pair of Superman socks. Being of Indian heritage, I think that’s a fair call because, after all, India is the only place on earth where a man can run faster than a train.
Thanks for being part of our inner circle,