Stories about relationships and God’s hand in restoring them to a place of love.

Relationships

Pennies for Penny  

I met my husband while celebrating with good friends at a wedding.  During our first conversation, he looked down and found a penny, heads up, looking up at us.  He smiled and saved it. Years later, after hundreds of found pennies – followed by hundreds of little smiles, my husband passed away. We decided to […]

Relationships

Dating Fleece….

I was single for over 3 years and really wanted to be in a serious relationship. There was no one “on the horizon” and I was struggling with despair. One night, I was having a tough conversation with God and asked Him for a specific sign to reassure me that He was in control. I […]

Relationships

Basement Cry Heard

We had a flood the day before we moved into our 1726 antique house, so the basement floor was covered with a slimy mud. The hand hewn tree trunk beams were encrusted with spider web grime yet all our ‘storage’ boxes had been delivered into this filthy pit. It was our 4th move in 3 […]

Relationships

First at Graveside

In 1976 she took a new job at a Jesuit college, a venue completely out of her spiritual path of living. There she met and became good friends with Fr. Joe. Her son, who didn’t get his college applications in on time – ended up studying at the same college as he could get in […]

Relationships

Mending Hearts With Broken State Law

Our teen was battling alcohol. One of the therapies was to “Come Clean” and write out all the bad things he had done and confess the lies told. It was a long list but one of the simplest confessions hit my heart abruptly because it was so honest and spoke to my deep hidden failures […]