On Day 8 of the Freedom Walk, Michael and Matt were joined by Samuel Vega, who recently finished his 1 year Pritzker Fellowship with National Public Radio. See Sammy as he begins the walk:

Also, Michael and Matt reflected on the the toll the walk has taken on them, but that they are looking forward to tomorrow, Saturday, where they will be joined by a larger group that will finish the 30 miles to La Casita.

The Friday morning Humboldt Park Walk:

The Friday evening Humboldt Park Walk:

Today I was blessed to be given this verse from the Bible, Romans 5:4 endurance develops strength of character and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. I meditated and prayed on this and was abundantly blessed.

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