Having moved away from our home church as well as farther from family and community, she was one who provided a strong connection to home and church life, and a friendship emerged over the years.
I find I get emotional when I think of donors. It isn't just names I picture, but faces, conversations and shared experiences.
In a time where much is uncertain, may our hearts be firm and secure in the Lord.
“Hey, what are you doing?” A white truck slowed next to us, the man yelling out the window at the three of us. I shouted back that we were praying.
During the month of January, The Oaks hosted a winter teen retreat of over 350 junior and senior high students. They came from diverse ethnic backgrounds, skin colors, and languages.