Chris SMHS Grad 2014

Hat Trick: Honoring God’s Miracle – Chris’ 20th

Not only are milestones important reminders of our past, but they also pave the way to our future.  Some milestones are painful to recall, but others are joyous occasions worth not only revisiting, but also sharing.  On May 2 as we celebrate his 20th birthday, our youngest son, Christopher, leaves his teenage years behind.  What Read More

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Empty Arms: “A Mother’s Intimate Story”

What we perceive is not always reality.  For example, spying a family happily playing in the park, one might automatically conclude that the creation of that family was a simple and natural thing.  However, their truth might present a rather different narrative. Married at 18, and still somewhat a child myself, having a family was Read More

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Empty Nest

Where laughter once sounded silence now lingers Where smiles brightened the day, bare walls remain Where slamming doors once rang their greeting, door knobs languish untouched Where warm hugs once brought comfort, loneliness isolates Where a Mother’s hand once labored, no child remains Where contentment once lived, uncertainty now visits Where purpose once breathed, questions prevail Read More