George Brown

A Grace Welcome: For Memorial Day

There are these people. A certain segment of our population. Looking at the statistics, you can’t help but think these are significantly disadvantaged and greatly underserved people. Within this population 22 people commit suicide every day. This means a person takes his or her own life every 65 minutes.¬†On any given night, there are almost […]

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A Grace welcome: By George Brown, to his daughters

Welcome….is a very common greeting or term of acceptance or receiving. It’s on our door mats, our name-tags, and on the wall of my favorite Mexican food restaurant on South 1st and Oltorf in Austin – “Bienvenidos!” The word is quite literally everywhere. But to me it’s a powerfully underrated word….welcome. You see, to be […]

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