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Single about ten years after my divorce when I gave my life over to the Lord. I was busy with life but longed for a mate that had the same convections as I. When I read the scriptures and noticed one … more
Well, I got to the break. It was time to stop. This year one of my secret projects had a scheduled break, which is a good thing. Just about every project needs a break to regroup and not burnout. … more
It's almost Christmas. You might think the time is flying by and you have so many things to do. There are drop-ins, parties, church services, and lots more shopping to complete. Where does the time … more

To view an illustrated picture record of most of this chapter, please obtain a copy of Dr. Sylvia Clark's publication "Shadows of the Past" and turn to pages 127 through 140. Also an exhibit of those … more
We have developed some great relationships after joining a local church a few years back. Then we dove in a little deeper and joined one of the Small Groups within the church. That's a place you can … more
It’s that time of year, New Year’s Resolutions, Bucket Lists, and planning for what is going to happen in the New Year. I meet with some guys several times throughout the year, and we … more
Dear Editor:   I am writing this and requesting that my name be withheld.  The reason for that request is that I would prefer that the people I am about to refer to consider this … more

One of my old classmates went on a trip to the South Pacific. When he was in the eighth grade, he had a teacher that had served in the South Pacific during World War II. The teacher had fallen in … more
Anyone that lives at the lake knows you have to own a boat. We had a 28-foot pontoon boat that came with the house, but John wanted a Bass boat that he could fish from — having just moved and … more
I absolutely love Christmas. I love every single thing about it; the crisp air, (if we are lucky), the family, the music, the gifts, the food, everything.  I have always taken this holiday … more
As of Oct. 15, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has confirmed 33 deaths among 1,479 lung injuries. The cases span every state but Alaska and the District of Columbia, with numerous cases reported in South and North Carolina. more

I heard a message in church yesterday morning that reminded me of a particular client when I lived in Texas. more
Nothing brings families in the Pee Dee together like the changing of seasons and the holidays. The woods have become not just tolerable but also inviting for passing time in a deer stand or watching the sunrise from a duck blind. more
My siblings and I grew up in the environment of a country store. I don’t know how my parents managed the long hours we were open for business. more
When I was a senior in high school, the seniors could have lunch off campus, what a treat. Four of us would pile into a friend’s VW bug and head to McDonalds. What could be better than a pack of French fries and a large orange drink? more

If you had told me 10 years ago that I would be friends - no close friends - with the next music director at my church, I’d have considered you crazy. more
As of Oct. 15, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has confirmed 33 deaths among 1,479 lung injuries. The cases span every state but Alaska and the District of Columbia, with numerous cases reported in South and North Carolina. Almost 80% of … more
Little Brown Box We did not have grandchildren until after we moved to South Carolina. Our eldest granddaughter graduated from high school in 2001, and I wanted to treat her to a trip to my nativity. Shortly after her graduation, my sister, … more
by Teri Norsworthy It all started in February of 1981 when I wrote down a scripture promise I found in Deuteronomy 6:10-11. I owned an Advertising company in Houston, Texas for about 20 years when I met John. We married in March of … more

by Teri Norsworthy While thinking of Bravery this past Memorial Day, I am remembering the many lives spent on maintaining the freedom of our wonderful country. I have not personally experienced losing a close family member to war so I … more
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