Monthly Archives: May 2016

Noah and Audrey Say, “Thank You So Much!”

May 26, 2016

Though Noah and Audrey share the same golden blonde hair and bright blue eyes, if you ask them which school subject is best the twins are as different as can be. “I love math,” explains Audrey, her hands folded on the lap of her polka dotted dress. Noah says, “I think social studies is cool—we […]

Terre Finds Relief From Hunger, Thanks to You

May 26, 2016

Terre’s eyes glow with a warmth that enfolds you like a blanket the first time you see her smile—which is probably the first second she meets you! Her small, well-kept home is welcoming too: an armchair sits next to a bright blue table bearing family photos. You quickly notice that Terre can’t walk without the […]

How You Help Martha Feed Her Grandchildren

May 26, 2016

If you ever have a chance to meet Martha, you’ll notice that her laugh is contagious. Though in her 60’s, disabled and wheelchair-bound, she enjoys caring for her seven grandbabies so her son can work to support them. But lately, the medical bills from her granddaughter’s Downs Syndrome have stretched their income to the breaking […]

From Travis’ Desk: You Bring Blessings “In The Now”

May 25, 2016

Have you noticed that as summer speeds towards us, it’s easy to miss out on the present moment? We get caught up in vacation plans and summer goals; but the best blessings exist in the present. It’s where we encounter other people. Only in this moment can we connect with and change the world around […]