winds of opportunity

August 26th, 2014 | Posted by Sheryl Briggs
Standing very tall in my front yard is a deep green, glorious willow tree, majestic in her fullness, yet wonderfully graceful as each gentle breeze invites her branches to dance. read more...


tragic day, happy day, reflections on the death of my son Christopher

July 24th, 2014 | Posted by Greg Laurie
Today is the 6-year mark of the departure of my son to heaven. These "anniversaries" are never easy. read more...


the moments matter

July 17th, 2014 | Posted by Rhonda Beylik
Last Saturday I had a moment, and by "moment" I mean "MOMent," one of the many life-altering MOM moments that have marked my 31 years of motherhood. My baby, my son of 22 years, the youngest of my four children, got married. read more...


more than fireworks

June 23rd, 2014 | Posted by Tayler Green
Summer is fast approaching and with the warm weather, soothing sea scents, and bright beachwear that come with being a Southern Californian, we have a ton to be thankful for. read more...


miracle baby

May 9th, 2014 | Posted by Stephanie Harding
We were discharged from the hospital with no complications. Where most babies lose weight the first week, Trent's one-week checkup went great and he was already gaining weight. At home he had a great appetite and slept well, so we were alarmed when we received some shocking news from his pediatrician at his five-week checkup. read more...