My Heroes this Week

Have you ever had one of those days? You know when everything seems to start out fine but somewhere in the middle of it something goes awry and then all of a sudden you are in the midst of a crisis that you are not prepared to meet. (NOTE: No one in my family ...

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Gratitude Post

Where to Begin… “God is good all the time…All the time God is good.” Praise Reports: Funeral Arrangements are set and there has been just nearly enough money collected from family members to make the payment on the services. PRAISE, PRA...

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Weighing the Word Postponed… Please Continue to Pray

With everything going on this week’s Weighing the Word post is getting shuffled to next week. I just need to fast and pray today. I know that our family is undergoing an extreme period of testing right now – immediate and extended. My cousin is hav...

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All have arrived safely…

Hey all… Thanks so much for your prayers. Some have been answered while some are being answered even now and still some are left to be answered in the future. You have blessed us all. The family has arrived back home safely and now the planning, arrangin...

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Out of the Mouths of Babes

My parents have traveled with my aunt and cousins to Midland to offer comfort and assistance to our family members who lost their husband and father yesterday. This morning I was getting an update from my father when he reported the youngest child seems to be ...

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Urgent Prayer Request

(I couldn’t find a pic of Chaz, but this is from his racing circuit.) **UPDATE** 8/31/08 11:05 PM: My daughter and I went to the hospital. Chaz has been awake on and off throughout the day. He started out calling his mother “Henry” and saying...

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Family Facing Tragedy

Please pray for the Drew Family. Their little boy, Christian, is three and went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday. You can read more about it here: “Dozer’s” Story Although I did not know the Drew family personally, my heart is grieved for ...

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Inappropriately Funny Stuff!

Yesterday was not only the Fourth of July, but it is also a big family reunion day for my mother’s side of the family. She has five living siblings and ten total. Plus add in all the children and grandchildren and great grandchildren and glory be… ...

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More Grieving Families…

I learned over at the Siesta Fiesta blog that yet another prominent Christian music family is suffering the loss of a child. The loss is actually two – The band is Selah, and Nicol Sponberg’s son died in his sleep this week and his visitation and m...

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A Young Life… A Huge Testimony

To God Be The Glory! And in the words of Caleb Chapman, “Jesus is real.” He shared how he prayed for God to heal little Maria after the accident at her memorial service, and though he doesn’t like the way God did it, she is healed. But, even ...

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