Digging Up Roots and Gathering Life Stories

“Times were hard in Scotland, and Grandfather Wilson saw little prospect of any better for his children. So after learning all he could about the new land, he decided to come to Canada…..” Thus begins Anne Isobel Wilson’s account of her family’s immigration from Scotland to Canada in 1843. The author of the document is …

Your Life Stories Matter — Do Tell!

The last time we met here, I was writing to you from Tegucigalpa, Honduras. I spent a week there in June serving alongside others from my church. We ministered to orphans and families in the area through Forgotten Children Ministries. It was my third trip with FCM and the experience was impactful in many ways. I …

Tell Me a Story: Sharing Our Lives in Words, Music and Pictures

Don’t you just love a good story? I know I do. The stack of books (fiction and otherwise) by my favorite chair, on the desk, at my bedside, lining my bookshelves and residing in my Kindle attest to my love of story. Want me to remember something? Narrate it, wrap a story around it and …