The Partner


Nicotine Teen

I was in my 10th grade science class, wishing, as always, that I wasn't. As if it wasn't bad enough that I had absolutely no interest in anything scientific, I was also totally entrenched in my own personal addiction to nicotineI was spoiled enough -- and sufficiently...

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That’s Incredible

"We have seen wonderful and strange and incredible and unthinkable things today!" ( Luke 5:26 Amp) I sat nervously around the table as I looked at the other parents. Some were in couples, but there were others who were alone as I was. As each parent started to tell...

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We Need Each Other

Many living things need each other to survive. If you have ever seen a Colorado aspen tree, you may have noticed that it does not grow alone.Aspens are found in clusters, or groves. The reason is that the aspen sends up new shoots from the roots. In a small grove, all...

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Don’t Save It for the Funeral

An elderly man lay dying in his bed. In death's agony, he suddenly smelled the aroma of his favourite chocolate chip cookies wafting up the stairs. He gathered his remaining strength, and lifted himself from the bed. Leaning against the wall, he slowly made his way...

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Don’t Say…That!

It is very hard to know what to say to someone when they have received a cancer diagnosis. Words seem so inept at a time like this; you feel like you should DO something.I found out the hard way, by receiving a cancer diagnosis of my very own, just how much the words...

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Rev. H. Merriweather

The Rev. H. Merriweather, a dedicated missionary of the Sri Lanka and India General Mission, was sent to the United States to represent the mission in various capacities. The head office of the mission asked him to call upon a certain woman who supported a full-time...

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