A Connection of Solace

There are many people we will meet during our lifetime. These acquaintances are not by accident. Each one has a particular purpose for crossing our path. However, truth be told, we can consider ourselves fortunate to count our true friends on one hand. These are the...

Timely Intervention

Submitted by Stephanie Boyett August 2010 It had been not even been a year since Stephanie’s best friend, Stevie, had been killed in a head-on collision on his motorcycle. As a tribute, one of his good friends handcrafted a beautiful 7 foot cross made of cedar. He...

A Promise Between Friends

Submitted by Cheryl Cathey June 2010 Friends come and go in our lives and often we lose touch with them. Cheryl is of the firm belief that we meet people at the time that we need them in our lives. Sue Hunt was such a person. Cheryl first met Sue when she went to work...

A Message From Beyond

Submitted by Stephanie Boyett April 2010 Sometimes in life there are people that we forge an instant bond with. Their friendship feels like an extension of our selves. Spending time together is comfortable, it’s easy, and you know that you can share absolutely...

Yes, Elizabeth, There is a Heaven

It takes a special person to work in the hospice field. They are entrusted to care for very vulnerable people and so it is vital that they are trustworthy. Elizabeth worked in hospice for awhile and she had the added benefit of being a very sympathetic and caring...

From Tragedy to Triumph

Submitted by Marcel Williams October 2009 Marcel attended a local college but chose to live at home. Her best friend, Rachquel, went to the same college. They actually met in the 10th grade where there was an instant connection. It didn’t take long to establish a...