I wrote this post for the other blog, Help from Heaven, but felt it fit here well. I hope you like it. It has some humor and the lengths we will go to to try to keep the ones we love healthy.
Mark stopped running! The teasing about his faith was too much today. He thought that he could stand tall and declare his beliefs, in spite of the heckling and being called "Jesus-Boy" in such nasty tones. He's not ashamed of Jesus, but the only reason he wears this jacket with "Jesus Saves" on the back … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday #99
Regina wrote this post on our other blog, Help from Heaven, for the Wordle challenge by Mindlovemisery's Menagerie, and she wanted to share it here. I hope you enjoy it. http://isaiah46ministries.com/2018/12/04/redemption-wordle-212
Caleb and Calvin were tired of staying right under their mother's feet. They wanted adventure in their lives. Mama had warned them not to stray away from the others, because there were predators out there like the leopards, jaguars, and cougars, who could run faster than they could climb a tree. But, they had never … Continue reading Are We Ever in Trouble! Daily Writing Challenge
Today, a new horror entered her life. Johnny Campbell had spitefully called her "Little Monster," and the other kids had shouted the name at her in all of her classes. Caroline nearly tripped and fell as she raced for home, needing more than ever the solitude found only in the closet. It had been her … Continue reading Into the Closet by Regina Davis-Sowers
Allison saw the lighthouse as she drove through town trying to locate her Airbnb rental. She liked the juxtaposition of black and white. She would have liked to climb to the top and look out over the ocean, but her heart was in such turmoil at the loss of her mother that she planned to … Continue reading Tranquility: Sunday Photo Fiction
When I used to look up to the sky and pray and nothing changed, it was easy to believe that the sky was empty and that God did not exist. But, one day, I found that the sky is not as empty as we think and that God can be found there. I had adopted … Continue reading I Believe He Hears: Sunday Writing Prompt
Regina wrote this on our other blog, Help from Heaven, and she wanted to share it with followers on here. The three challenge words for today were chipmunk, starlight, and snowy forest. I hope you enjoy the story.
Myra looked out at the deepening of the snow and knew that she could not walk to the grocery store to replenish their food supply, which was dangerously low. Her rheumatoid arthritis was causing her such acute pain, making walking in the frigid weather nearly impossible. She did not know her neighbors, so more than … Continue reading Going Grocery Shopping for Mommy
Standing on the breakwater looking out at the ocean, Lani marveled that it could stop the ocean from going where it wished. The hurricane came through and reshaped the shoreline, taking loads of sand with it. But, because of those stone barriers built centuries ago, many lives were saved and homes were not destroyed. So, … Continue reading It Really Worked!