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Stronger Belief, Stronger Dreams

When I was a child,
I danced on the toes of my father,
Our laughter filled every room,
Our smiles,
Brighter than the sun.

When I entered high school, 145 more words


Rambling role models

When I think about getting older, the first image that comes to mind is that of my mother.  She and I share some pretty important genes.  743 more words


Mother's hands

As a child, I remember the soothingly cool touch of my mothers hands. Her palm on my forehead calmed me, made me feel it was all okay. 602 more words




Shelby G. Floyd

It is a beautiful day to come together to remember our Lord Jesus Christ, to study his word and to praise God’s name. 3,635 more words

Always Look To The Future

Sharing God's Word at Nursing Home

Here are just some simple insights gained from over twenty years ministering at nursing homes. I hope these will be a help, an encouragement and a blessing for anyone wishing to serve better where they are called!


I caught my reflection today.
The face was older than I remembered.
Lines stretched from corners.
And blotchy dots lie just below the surface.
I think what startled me most were the eyes. 53 more words


Star and Moon Sky: NaPoWriMo

Do you remember? We watched the clouds fly across that June sky,

wondering about our lives, watching that black-blue sky.

It was long ago, we were full of life, in blazing afternoon sky, 132 more words