Monthly Archives: January 2017

Buying Fruit Trees

I purchased two fruit trees from the nursery.  Silly me—I didn’t think to ask assistance to load them into my car.  When I arrived at the car, I stood there looking at my trees, wondering how I would do this … Continue reading

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Former Muslim Wants to Talk

We were visiting with several Muslim friends when Miriam,  a medical doctor, came up. She took me by the arm and whispered in my ear, “Can we talk?” We walked to another room and sat down.  She began, “You may … Continue reading

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An Extraordinary Life

Precious Sue lived an extraordinary life for 89 years.  She had been the mother of one of my favorite friends from high school. When I was a teenager Sue talked to me about Jesus.  Unfortunately, her words fell on deaf … Continue reading

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It’s Not Easy Being a Single Mom

I was shopping for a gift from a wedding registry. The sales clerk was most helpful. She actually invited me into her office while she ordered the gift for me. I complimented her on her beautiful tan. She explained she’s … Continue reading

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People Might Recognize Me!

I invited a friend to work with us at our Bible table on the beach promenade. She said, “I’ve thought about it, but people might recognize me and I’d feel uncomfortable.” Wow! Now there’s an honest answer! I thought to … Continue reading

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Muslim: Pray for Us!

New Year’s Day afternoon was beautiful and sunny at the beach. Walkers, surfers and tourists crowded the promenade and kept us busy most of the afternoon. A group of Muslim women stopped for prayer. “We saw your sign that says … Continue reading

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A Very Sad Story

I received an email through Global Media Outreach for which I’m an online missionary. It  was from  James, a 31-year-old man in an African country. James wrote, “I have a very sad story. All my life I looked forward to … Continue reading

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