Tag: where God leads

  • Easter Sunrise Service at the Lincoln Memorial

    We sat on folding chairs before dawn, in the still-dark. Abe Lincoln towered behind us. I felt the cold wind on my cheeks while I kept my arm around my grown-up daughter, to help keep her warm. In the distance, the early light silhouetted the obelisk of the Washington Monument with pink. We listened to…

  • We Are Family: Delivering Food to Seniors

    Our daughter texted us, tweeted us, left phone messages, and emailed. I think she wanted to get our attention. She’s been volunteering once a month to deliver groceries to seniors, and didn’t we want to help? Really, how could we say, “Quit bugging me about your needy seniors when I have water aerobics class!” So…