Author: Merrill Alley

Merrill is a dentist for the U.S. Airforce, father of 4, and husband to Janeen. He loves adding to his library of gospel-centered music and supporting his wife in her efforts to help others achieve the best health possible.

The Love of the Good Shepherd

In the novel, Les Miserables, the bishop of Digne is faced with the decision of how to treat men who were despised in the community because of their past behavior.  Those of you familiar with the story will likely remember the mercy and empathy he demonstrated to the main character and former convict, Jean Valjean, even after he has betrayed the …