A Mother’s Gift

One evening right before Christmas my granddaughter asked me why we go to our family’s house for Christmas. I said to be with the people we love and who love us and that only one person will be missing and that’s her daddy, but he is with us in spirit. Well...

The Light Ray Over the Lake

This beautiful beam of light was captured after a family released their loved ones ashes just minutes before in a memorial ceremony.  This amazing sign along,with many others have been witnessed throughout time. These experiences are simply a way our departed loved...

A Visit From Matthew

I was 19 when Matthew died. He was roughly 4.5 years when he passed from a Grand Mal Seizure. Such a tragic end to a wonderful beginning… Matthew and his brother Christopher were the second set of twins in my family. We were over-joyed when my Aunt Vicky finally...

A Name Says It All

Submitted by Lisa Watson November 2010 Every day we make choices in our lives. We choose what kind of career we want, where we live and even the friends we keep. We don’t necessarily choose who we fall in love with. A combination of events can sometimes lead us to the...

The Right Choice

Submitted by Kimberly Wencl July 2011 As Kimberly sat in the chair between her husband and her father she was completely numb. She could hear the words as the funeral director spoke. She could see his lips moving but nothing seemed to register in her mind. The whole...

The Letter

[pb_slideshow group=”16″] Kimberly stopped by the store on her way to work. She had been looking forward to this day for the past three weeks. She grabbed several copies of USA TODAY and hurried out the door. She couldn’t wait to get settled in at her desk...