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A Home That Lasts

You yourselves are like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 2 Peter 2:5 My mother had an obsession with real estate.  Many Sunday afternoons as a little girl I spent in the back of a gold Chevrolet Caprice Classic (without … Continue reading

He Is Near To The Brokenhearted

I am so blessed to still have two living grandmothers. Eighty-nine and Ninety-one. You have met Mamaw Arden, my most valuable inheritance, but never before have you met Mildred, my dad’s mother. She has always been small and feisty. A water aerobic goddess, a skilled gardener and devoted wife. After my grandfather passed of Lou … Continue reading

He Heals the Broken Heart – Really.

Friday night, the telephone rang and woke me from a sound sleep. 11:44p.m. My dad was driving to my house from Virginia. He should have arrived around midnight. He never made it. “Becky, its about your dad. He’s had an episode while driving into town. He had to stop. We think he’s had a heart … Continue reading

He is fighting for you.

Two things happened last night that have led me to this post. 1. One of my besties, Jody, called me and told me her dad has had a heart attack. What? Oh, Jody. He is fairly stable….Thank the Lord. But here’s Jody’s dilemma. She is in Knoxville and Dad is in Canada and that is … Continue reading