Category Archives: Sister Stories

How a Thankful Heart Saved My Life

Thanksgiving is important to me, because once upon a time, a thankful heart saved my life. Now, that’s not easy to explain, but it all started with something I’ve mentioned before.  It started with a blueberry. But not like THAT, … Continue reading

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How the Blended Ones Learned: A Birthday Post

On October 20, 2000, I opened some birthday cards.  Then, I opened my Bible, and found this scripture by chance: 17 Though the fig tree may not blossom, Nor fruit be on the vines; Though the labor of the olive … Continue reading

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When Hard Things Heal

My sister is desperately ill in the hospital.  She had an appendectomy and then complication after complication–3 surgeries in 2 weeks.  Days crawl, filled with suffering. She is my sister because our parents married each other.  In the beginning, there … Continue reading

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