Monthly Archives: April 2014

Three Ways to Help

People often ask how they can help Blackbox International, and we’re so grateful. Our Blackbox partners serve in three main ways: 1. Volunteer. As our ministry grows, we’ll have more and more opportunities to help. Sign up here to be a … Continue reading

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I’m Not a Prisoner Anymore

Before coming to the Blackbox house in the Dominican Republic, one of our boys lived in a government-run home. But “foster care” there isn’t the home-like setting it is in the states, and he felt isolated. Months later, when he arrived … Continue reading

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Wounds that Heal

In traumas like those our boys have experienced, counselors often use the analogy of a deep cut. Leave a wound untreated, they say, and it’s much more susceptible to infection and problems later on. The infection may even spread and … Continue reading

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Millstone Justice

A few years back, at an old Spanish ranch in California, I took a picture of a millstone. It was an enormous, heavy stone circle, and I marveled at its magnitude. I thought of that picture again a few weeks … Continue reading

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