Blog: We see you…te vemos

As I stood outside and looked up at the jail window cells and saw the tiny windows where I know inmates where looking down at us, I wish I had made a sign that said “We care for you, we love you, pray for you, forgive you, and fight for you. You are not forgotten.” Although I did not have that sign, I imagine that our presence alone and what we were declaring meant something to the men in the correctional facility. It’s like another woman speaker had stated, “I pray being here reminds these men that they are not forgotten. We still see them.” I hope that the imprisoned men grasped the message we all desired to give them: one of love, care, support, forgiveness and of not forgetting or leaving them behind.

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