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Inspiring April update

I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful Easter this year! I have to say that it was one of the very best for me personally – because for the first time in years, our sweet granddaughter, Lily, was… Read More

Encouraging news and pictures February/March

Recently I decided to continue reading a book I had started months ago called “When Faith is Forbidden” by Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs organization. The chapter told the story of when Todd visited China in… Read More

Encouragement and news for January

I have said before that I believe our greatest testimony is often brought to light when we are experiencing an extremely difficult test of our faith. Such as when we are trying desperately to hang on to our… Read More

Christmas message and news

No matter how familiar we are with the Christmas story, it is so wonderful to read and hear it again each year – whether doing so personally or participating in a church service! I think it is another… Read More

Encouraging testimony and October news

A few weeks ago, our pastor presented the plan for our church to sponsor a new Happy Tummies program in a small church in the mountains above Lake Atitlán in Guatemala. We had visited there a year ago… Read More

Important message and September news

Last year, while I was visiting family in Texas, my sister treated me to a pedicure in a small Asian-run salon there in rural East Texas. We noticed that several of the employees (all Asian, non-English-speaking, and mostly… Read More

August message and news update

Recently I had to go to our local hospital for a routine screening. Every time I go there (although infrequently PTL!) I seem to come out from a different door and can never find where I parked my… Read More

Inspiring July newsletter

Last week I was driving down our quiet rural back roads and one of my favorite songs came on the radio – “Overwhelmed” by Big Daddy Weave. It is a beautiful worship song and as I sang along… Read More

Exciting report of my mission trip to Guatemala

Last month I had the incredible opportunity to lead a group from our church on a week-long mission trip to some small Mayan towns in the mountains near Lake Atitlán. You may recall that I first visited there… Read More

May newsletter

The other day my husband gave me a small, simple bouquet from our garden. It consisted of three yellow roses and a couple of stems of beautiful yellow flowers. At first, I had to think what the small… Read More