Summer 1956. I would be three years old in October, Wearing a simple one piece sunsuit, with shoulder ties and elastic gathers around my waist and upper legs, I was…Continue reading Precious as can be
Christmas. Many people seem to be happily living and singing, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”. Yet, others are not…Continue reading Christmas and hope
Thanksgiving. My mind wanders back through years of various emotions. A whisper, a gentle song begins in my soul…Continue reading 65 and Still Alive!
Everyday you and I make many decisions. Some decisions are simple, seemingly insignificant and have little impact. We make…Continue reading Powerful impact of a praying parent
Sundays, mom and us four kids enjoyed sleeping in. We rarely went to church. Yet somehow I learned that child’s song…Continue reading Almost too-good-to-be-true
How did it happen? When did it happen? I can’t believe it happened…Continue reading I Need an AA Meeting and it’s not what you’re thinking
God showed up as I worshipped Him! I was singing, “There is none like You. No one else can touch my heart like You do. I could…Continue reading One-of-a-kind Special
A package arrived in the mail. I opened the box, pulled out the priceless bundle and cried as I looked through…Continue reading In the Blink of an Eye
“I have no greater joy than to know my children are walking in the truth.” What could be better? Seriously, I cannot think of any…Continue reading What’s Better than This?
Gary and I headed to the cobblestone town of Medicine Park in the beautiful Wichita Mountains of southwest…Continue reading Beautiful in His Time
What were two 20 year olds living together–doing in the first place–watching a Billy Graham Crusade? It was March 1974…Continue reading For Some Odd Reason
The person recklessly slung word-rocks (hurtful words) at the child. When a child is called words of “worthless”; they feel…Continue reading Word-rocks Hurt
The first day of the new year. I was laying in bed…waking up. I could sense the Holy Spirit drawing me like a magnet…Continue reading God Was Waiting For Me
It had been almost a year…A YEAR!…since Gary and I were with our family! We were like a couple of kids waiting for Christmas morning as we counted down…Continue reading A YEAR is a Long Time to wait