She Chooses Life

Life is precious. Despite everything this beautiful baby girl has gone through in her short life…open heart surgery and a severe MRSA-Staph infection to name just a few… she is reaching out for love and life.  She is ready to get on with the business of living. How many of us can say the same thing? This Christmas, reach out for life.  Do not let…

Remember the Holocaust…

Today and tomorrow, until sundown, we are asked to remember the Holocaust. Do we remember the souls lost forever? Do we recall the inhumane torture and suffering of all captured, imprisoned, separated from loved ones? Do we remember the propaganda used to dehumanize our fellow human beings? Do we remember the lack of compassion, the desire to not become involved ‘in their war’? Do we…

Moments that Matter

                               “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you                                            will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 18:3) Thanks to my father and son, I understand this…

Alzheimer Patient’s Request

http://www.viralnova.com/alzheimers-poem/ This brought tears to my eyes, and reminded me once again that when we serve others, their needs come first. Too often we try to force a particular view, action, or thought on others because we feel it will help. This poem reminds us that oftentimes just being there is enough. Sitting quietly, holding a hand, is more important than we will ever know.

Directive to Remember

I love this card that is going throughout the internet. It came to me via Facebook, and I cannot help but notice how the card says “He will need them back”… not that He will “want them back” or that God ” might take them back”…but He will need them back! Each one of us is so important to God that He will “need” us back home to live…