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Starting All Over Again

Starting All Over Again

As she shared her life story, she did so with cheerfulness and without complaint. She had assessed her options, redirected her plans, and started over from scratch. I am sure that cheerfulness and patience was hard-earned, and I expressed my appreciation to her, which brought a smile to her face.

A Climber’s True Story of Facing Death and Finding Life

A Climber’s True Story of Facing Death and Finding Life

Craig DeMartino describes himself as a regular guy and a climbing junkie. His life was going well—until the fall. The fall that should have killed him.

FBI Agent saw Angels during First Hours at 9/11 Crash Site

FBI Agent saw Angels during First Hours at 9/11 Crash Site

Lillie Leonardi, serving for over 25 years as a law enforcement professional, recently completed a book detailing a deeply spiritual event that took place at the site on 9-11. Entitled ‘In The Shadow Of A Badge: A Spiritual Memoir,’ the book reflects her story about a visitation of angels during the first hours at the crash site.

The Miracle Wedding

The Miracle Wedding

Not only did our friend’s mother take over the entire planning—the decorating, the flower arrangements, etc.—but she also arranged for a tailor to make my wife’s wedding dress and my suit, all free of charge. Meanwhile, another friend arranged for a professional photographer to document the event and paid for the wedding cake, rings, and hotel rooms for our out-of-town guests.

The Invisible Presence

The Invisible Presence

Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton made one last expedition, from which he did not return. Just before leaving, he repeated his testimony concerning their unseen companion and quoted the Bible. “Whither shall I go from Thy Spirit? Or whither shall I flee from Thy presence? By Al Peterson:Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (1874–1922) was an Irish explorer who […]

Jorge’s Story

Jorge’s Story

By Hannah Myers: “This humanitarian work you do—is there some religious motivation? If it’s religious, I’m an atheist.” The wharfie tugging at my arm looked like he must have gone through a lot the last couple of years. His shriveled body bore all the marks of alcoholism, but his eyes were alert and pled with […]

The Avalanche

The Avalanche

As Victor was walking through the blizzard, a bright light moved with him and it lit the way and led him straight to the lodge. Many times along the way, Victor sank so deep into snowdrifts that he couldn’t free himself, but each time he felt someone grab him from behind, pull him up, and set […]

The Unexpected Companion

The Unexpected Companion

By Ivan Cardigan: How did I get myself into this? My knees felt as though ice picks were stabbing them from every side. I passed the 10-km marker. Only 11.243 km to go–only! I had taken up running after a friend had run his first marathon. “It will be a great experience!” he assured me. […]

Surround Your Loved Ones With Prayer

Surround Your Loved Ones With Prayer

You hold amazing power to help those you love, to span the gulf between you, and to bring them the best possible support and care. Surround your loved ones with prayer. Guestblog by Elise Sichrovsky: When my older sister Evelyn was 16, she suddenly began experiencing excruciating pain in her lowerright abdomen. As the pain intensified, […]

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