The Christmas Prayer – Christmas Baby

Chapter 11- A Beautiful, Healthy Christmas Baby Nettie held her newborn daughter in her arms, emotion spilling onto her cheeks. “She’s the most beautiful and perfect baby ” Raymond sat on the side of the bed, his finger stroking his daughter’s cheek. “You have given me more than I could ever have imagined, Nettie. No […]

Our Fascination With Painkillers.

How Can We Maintain Hope In A World that Has a Fascination With Painkillers? For me, it all started after the car wreck. They hospitalized me with a skull fracture and brain swelling. The coma was a God-send for me. At least I didn’t have to deal with the pain of my brain swelling. Eventually, […]

Facing the Grim Reaper With Courage

Death Isn’t Something I’ve Planned For – Please say a prayer for me today. Today, as I write this post, a dense blanket of clouds covers the sky. It’s the kind of day old people find themselves thinking about the Grim Reaper. They think about the life that’s no longer easy to maneuver. I had […]