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Our Redeemer is Writing A Story

It was February 6, 1917 in Orenburg, Ukraine, when a young single woman went into labor and gave birth to a baby girl. She named her Eleanor. Her name meant “sun ray, shining light” and that is what she was. Eleanor brought sunshine and light to a very dark world and a bleak existence. Her… Continue reading Our Redeemer is Writing A Story

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Soul Into Blossom – An Essay Featured in Deeply Rooted Magazine

Over a year ago, I wrote a piece describing my journey of delight in learning about and researching the life and work of missionary and artist, Lilias Trotter. When I first met missionary and artist, Lilias Trotter, it was in the pages of a book given to me by a dear friend who is now,… Continue reading Soul Into Blossom – An Essay Featured in Deeply Rooted Magazine

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Correspondence

{A Basket of Letters from many people, but mostly from my mother.} When I was a little girl, about the age of 8 or 9 years old, I began reading through a series called The Mandie Books. I have fond memories of pouring over page after page of these exciting stories of Mandie and her… Continue reading Correspondence

Books · Christian biographies · Rooted in Christ

Lilias Trotter – An Invitation to Many Beautiful Things

When I first met missionary and artist, Lilias Trotter, it was in the pages of a book given to me by a dear friend who is now, herself, a missionary to Ireland. This book, Faithful Women and their Extraordinary God, is written by Noel Piper and is a collection of short stories about the lives… Continue reading Lilias Trotter – An Invitation to Many Beautiful Things