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Like a Fatherless Child

To paraphrase an old spiritual, “Sometimes I feel like a fatherless child.” Today is my first father’s day as an orphan. My dad died 4 months ago, and I didn’t expect to feel the loss today as much as I do. 455 more words

Christian Discipleship

1329. The sound of silence

Twelve year old Stacey Cunningham’s rendition of Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child was the clearly the highlight of the service held for Veterans yesterday, according to a spokesperson for the Veterans, who wished to remain anonymous. 116 more words

Creative

To Love and Remember

My maternal grandmother is my last remaining grandparent.  She’s an incredible woman and loves unconditionally.  She is also ill, very ill, but that is not what this is about…. 1,867 more words

Depression

Got Love?

“Children need love, especially when they don’t deserve it.” Harold S. Hulbert

This quote was not made to get a chuckle based on obvious things we all know about children, but based on the psychiatric examination of convicted murders who experienced abuse in childhood. 439 more words

Bible

Hillcrest Children's Home: Caring for Children Since 1944

This Week in AG History — June 17, 1956

By Ruthie Edgerly Oberg
Originally published on AG News, 14 June 2018

Hillcrest Children’s Home, an Assemblies of God ministry located in Hot Springs, Arkansas, was founded in 1944 in obedience to the scriptural mandate to care for orphans (James 1:27). 742 more words

Assemblies Of God