Divine Appointments

Gas Man on Mission

The snow was falling and its beauty magnified by rows of amber street lights. It was a light snow and was for me a reminder of Robert Frosts, Stopping by the ‘Woods on a Snowy Evening’. Tonight, I was doing heating service calls in Milton and was driving down a narrow residential street off of […]

Angels Helping Us

T-Shirt Angel in ICU

Their son was 8 years old and had major surgery to remove a malignant brain tumor. The healing process developed complications and his seizure required an emergency action. The family gathered at the hospital during the surgery, and just Mom stayed the night once he was in recovery. It was a long night. After a […]

Divine Appointments

Sign Language – Unexpected Use!

This year our family decided to learn sign language as a way to better communicate with my brother who has some communication hurdles. As the summer unfolded is has been a joy to have this skill to talk with him in a calmer manner. As summer approached I wanted to go on an overseas mission […]

Divine Appointments

Lost Shipment – Got to Pray

A special glass tabletop was ordered in October. Finally it was shipped in January! Unfortunately the shipper lost the parcel due to a 100 year storm disrupting traffic for several days. Frustration mounted, and after 4 day of multiple phone calls trying to track the package the situation ended in the shipped admitting it was […]

Children's stories

Football Heart

In his freshman year of high school Caleb was a handsome, well-built young man but did not quite have the bulk needed for football. Nevertheless, being passionate about the game, he tried out for the team and was accepted. Although his actual time on the field was limited, he suited up and was on the […]

Children's stories

Two Miracles of Joy After Testicular Cancer

At the age of thirty, my older brother was diagnosed with testicular cancer. By the time the doctors found it, the cancer had metastasized through his lymph system, and was on the verge of invading his entire body. Radical surgery involving the removal of the testicle and direct chemotherapy intervention, followed by massive chemo and […]

Angels Helping Us

Odd Little Nurse Prays

The doctor was pressuring the family to ‘pull the plug’ on their elderly Mama as she lay dying. It was a pressure that went against everything the family believed yet she had been near death for several days. They had to make a decision, and that is when an out of state family friend called. […]

Angels Helping Us

Angel in the Framing…

In 1968 my husband and I built a 47 room building. The front part was to be used for our growing bridal business, the back half for our growing family. The basement was dug and alone my husband proceeded to lay the first sill planks on the basement walls. We had two part-time carpenters and […]

Angels Helping Us

Water Angel Saves 7 Year Old

Mom took the kids to the lake to enjoy a quiet summer day in upstate New York. The park was nearly deserted, with just a few families scattering the beach. Kindly the swimming area was sectioned off with buoys chains that delineated where it was safe to swim and Carl was playing around in this […]