I recently went in for a medical procedure-it was not a big deal; it really wasn’t until the nurse gently lifted my hand to attach an arm band with big yellow letters that spelled “FALL RISK”. I broke out into an unreserved laugh and said, “Are you kidding me?”
Author: Melinda Stewart
A Whittled Wooden Safety Pin
Some of the best advice I ever received as a young wife and mother was gleaned in a wooden swing under two big shade trees on Highway 70. Daddy and I would sit and visit for hours while watching his grandkids tirelessly pedal back and forth on the driveway in front of the homeplace.
March 25, 1996
The most important social relationship I have in my life is the relationship I have with my husband, Bill. We have been married for thirty-one years, and while we have a wonderful marriage, it has not been free of problems. When our oldest was born, we prayed fervently for God’s direction and felt that He was leading me to become a full-time mother. I confidently submitted my resignation to the county board of education, and my new journey began. Life was good.