Brandt Jean’s Grief is not our Redemption

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Brandt Jean (brother), Allison Jean (mother), Bertram Jean (father) and Allisa Findley (sister), the family of murder victim Botham Jean, and themselves the victim of a violent crime. Picture from

Brandt Jean is 18, and is a victim of a violent crime. His brother, Botham Jean, was murdered. Their mother, Allison Jean and father, Bertram Jean, are also victims of that same violent crime. And his sister, Allisa Findley. Their family will forever be one person short, because of a murder.

“ … I know if you go to God and ask him, he will forgive you… I love you just like anyone else and I’m not going to hope you rot and die… I personally want the best for you. I wasn’t going to say this in front of my family, I don’t even want you to go to jail. I want the best for you because I know that’s exactly what Botham would want for you. Give your life to Christ. I think giving your life to Christ is the best thing Botham would want for you.”

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