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This is a real #life story of Rick Hoyt born 43 years ago in #Winchester, #Massachusetts. Somehow his umbilical cord became wrapped around his #neck, #leaving him brain-#damaged and unable to control his limbs. The #doctors told Rick’s #parents that he would be a #vegetable for the rest of his #life. But Dick Hoyt, Rick’s #father, didn’t believe it. He noticed the way Rick’s eyes followed him around the #room....

Father & Son A Real-Life Story

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A #teacher from #Primary #School asked her students to write a essay about what they would like #God to do for them. At the end of the day, while marking the essays, she read one that made her very #emotional ...

God! make me a TV

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A #lady in a faded gingham dress and her #husband, dressed in a #homespun threadbare suit, stepped off the #train in #Boston, and walked #timidly without an #appointment into the #president’s outer #office. The #secretary could tell in a #moment that such backwoods, country hicks had no #business at Harvard and #probably didn’t even deserve to be in Cambridge. She frowned.,....

Stanford University

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My #wife, Tere, and I #purchased a new #car in December. Even though we had tickets to fly from #California to Houston to visit her #family for #Christmas, we decided to drive to #Texas to #break in the new car. We packed the car and took off for a #wonderful week with #Grandma .....

A Wrecked Car

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The Workaholic Father: #Father was a #hardworking man who delivered bread as a living to #support his wife and three #children. He spent all his evenings after work attending #classes, #hoping to #improve #himself so that he could one day find a better #paying job. Except for #Sundays, Father hardly ate a meal together with his #family. He worked and studied very hard because he wanted to provide his family with the best money could buy.

The Workaholic Father

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I awoke in the #night to find my #husband, #Marty, #gently rocking our #baby son, Noah. I stood for a #moment in the doorway, watching this #amazing man with whom I was so blessed to share my life, #lovingly stroke Noah’s fat pink cheeks in an effort to comfort him. I felt in my #heart that something was #seriously wrong with Noah. This was one of several nights Noah had been up, #burning with a high fever.

Daddy Hands

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After 21 years of #marriage, my #wife wanted me to take another woman out to dinner and a #movie. She said, “I love you, but I know this other woman loves you and would love to spend some time with you.” The other woman that my wife wanted me to visit was my MOTHER, who has been a widow for 19 years, but the demands of my work and my three #children had made it #possible to visit her only occasionally...

A Date with Another Woman

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“When I got #home that #night as my #wife served #dinner, I held her hand and said, I’ve got something to tell you. She sat down and ate #quietly. Again I observed the #hurt in her eyes.Suddenly I didn’t know how to start . But I had to let her know what I was thinking. I want a #divorce after 10 years of #marriage. I raised the topic #calmly. She asked me softly, why? I #avoided her question which made her #angry. She shouted at me, you are not a man! That night, we didn’t talk .....

Married or Not You Should Read This…

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I ran into a #stranger as he passed by, “Oh excuse me please,” was my reply. He said, “Please excuse me too; I wasn’t watching for you.” We were very #polite. We went on our way saying #good-bye.

What Does Family Mean To You?

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A little #boy came up to his mother in the #kitchen one evening while she was fixing supper, and handed her a piece of #paper that he had been writing on. After his #Mom dried her hands on an apron, she read it, and this is what it said:....

Mother’s Love

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