Morning Glory! Rise and Shine

Submitted by Debbie White March 2011   Marriage is not only the joining of two people in matrimony it is a merging of two families as well. Debbie considered herself extremely fortunate to acquire Aletha Green as her mother-in-law. She dearly loved and respected...

A Pink Balloon Please

Submitted by Susan James February 2011 Have you ever noticed how strict parents are with their first child? Being new to the game they try to do everything just right and have high expectations for how their children should be. Then with each additional child the...

A Saint’s Farewell

Submitted by Geri Maxwell January 2011 Having a child is not only a blessing it is also a lifetime of lessons. The day they come home from the hospital it begins. Sleepless nights, exhausting hours, and never-ending tasks become the daily routine. But God in his...

The Iris Are Blooming

Submitted by Elaine Blakley January 2011 Fulfilling her annual tradition, Elaine strolled through her mother’s yard admiring the bright fresh blooms eagerly drinking up the sun’s rays. An incredible aroma filled the air as the scent from a multitude of flowers floated...

Wings of Love

Submitted by Sheila Bowman October 2010 Sheila woke up to a breathtaking array of pink and blue as the sun peeked over the eastern horizon. In their home the entire family was early to rise. Time was not to be wasted. If she hurried she might just catch her father...

My Mother, My Angel

Submitted by Lauren Keele April 2010 The importance of a mother’s role in our lives could not be emphasized enough. As children, our whole world revolves around them. We seek their approval in all that we do. We share with them our successes and our failures and it is...