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Those Who Hope

Today’s scripture comes to us from Isaiah 40:21-31, but I’m only going to read the last 4 verses to make my point today. But before I do, I want to share with you one of my favorite books, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst. 341 more words

Children's Messages

Alexander, Who’s Not (Do you hear me? I mean it!) Going to Move

Written by Judith Viorst, Illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser (in the style of Ray Cruz) Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1995

They can’t make me pack my baseball mitt or my I LOVE DINOSAURS sweatshirt or my cowboy boots.

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Other Books

Ever have one of these days?

Have you ever read the book “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” by Judith Viorst?  Well, if you have then you will understand what kind of day my mom was having. 183 more words


Happiness (Reconsidered)

Is a clean bill of health from the doctor,
And the kids shouldn’t move back home for
more than a year,
And not being audited, overdrawn, in Wilkes-Barre, 175 more words

Writing And Prompts

George Harrison & Judith Viorst in London

Can you believe my last post only recounted the events of our first two days in London? Sometimes it still baffles me the number of things we got to experience there. 1,125 more words


Bench-Pressing a Hersey Bar

“Strength is the capacity to break a Hershey bar into four pieces with your bare hands – and then eat just one of the pieces.” … 419 more words

Stuff About Faith

March 30, 2017 - Since Hanna Moved Away

Since Hanna Moved Away

by Judith Viorst

Read by Judy Rye https://textspeech.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/since-hanna-moved-away.mp3

The tires on my bike are flat.
The sky is grouchy gray.
At least it sure feels like that… 78 more words