Re: “‘Bishop of Salishan’ loved all of Tacoma” (TNT, 11-12).
I met Pastor Ron Vignec in 1991 after moving to Salishan in Tacoma. I was walking up the street and saw this man with white hair stopping a young boy and asking him if his mama was home.
Living a sheltered life, I thought I was looking at a pimp. I shook my head and kept walking. A couple weeks later our family went to the Salishan Eastside Lutheran MIssion. It blew my mind when I walked into the church and here was this “pimp” I saw on the …