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The Awakening

The first memory about God I can recollect was when I was about 6 years old. A local church brought a group of young people to the orphanage to share the Gospel.  They had colorful people and shapes made out … Continue reading

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“I Am Not a Bad Person”

Joy should fill the heart of every new mother, but when I gave birth to my fourth child, a little girl, I was not overjoyed. Don’t get me wrong; I loved my little girl very much. I asked God specifically … Continue reading

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Never Alone

I just could not seem to shake the flu. So I decided I had better see the Center doctor.  I told the cottage parent I was sick and needed an appointment. I went to the doctor’s office on campus, and … Continue reading

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In Every Situation, He is There!

The next year and half of my life was a nightmare. David started coming around more often. He would always manage to “be there” when no one else was. I wanted to run away and escape, but again there was … Continue reading

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No Escape

Life was good with Larry and Tina; they treated me kindly and made feel welcome in their home. Sally and I got along well, just like we were sisters.  Things worked out so well that when the summer was over … Continue reading

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Be of Good Cheer!

Hi, I can’t believe another week has gone by, thanks for continuing to follow the blog. On Sunday afternoons prospective foster parents would come and visit the Center. This provided an opportunity for them to meet some of the kids … Continue reading

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Life Story Part 2

After my father died and the courts stepped in and took us from my mother, life for us was never the same. My brothers and sisters, (there were 6 of us then, until my uncle, my father’s sister’s husband, decide … Continue reading

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