Tag Archives: Grace EPC

He Gets It

The idea was born on Christmas Eve 2016. I was leaving our church service with a beloved caregiver when Pastor Bill came over to say hello. After giving me a big hug, he said: “Hey Lorraine, next year I want … Continue reading

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Moving On…

One of the reasons it hit me so hard was because it was so unexpected. Last Sunday started out like most others.  One of my caregivers came in the morning.  I took a shower, she helped me get dressed, and … Continue reading

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Simply the Frame

Like many others, my college years were a challenging time for me.  I struggled often in my pursuit to figure out who I was and how that was different from the perceptions of society.  It was late one night during … Continue reading

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