By Bob Owens
It is with great shock and sadness that we report the tragic passing of Jake Brewer, husband of our Townhall Media colleague Mary Katharine Ham, and father to Georgia and another child on the way.
Eloquent even in grief, Mary Katharine posted the following statement to her Instagram account.
We lost our Jake yesterday, and I lost part of my heart and the father of my sweet babies. I don’t have to tell most of you how wonderful he was. It was self-evident. His life was his testimony, and it was powerful and tender and fierce, with an ever-present twinkle in the eye. I will miss him forever, even more than I can know right now. No arms can be her father’s, but my daughter is surrounded by her very favorite people and all the hugs she could imagine. This will change us, but with prayer and love and the strength that is their companion, we can hope our heartache is not in vain– that it will change us and the world in beautiful ways, just as he did. If that sounds too optimistic at this time, it’s because it is. But there was no …read more
Source:: Bearing Arms