From bottom to top, left to right:
Briana and little James
Patricia, Jana and husband Darrell
Jason, Lisa and D.J.
My motto for life is one quite
Live today like it's your last.
You cannot change what happened in the past,
so take that and apply it to making today better.
As far as tomorrow, it will take care of itself.
So look at today- it's the" present "and what a
If you are like me at all, you get excited at opening
Well go ahead and open yours! What is the package like?
Is it brightly wrapped in colorful paper?
Come on....take a peek and don't be afraid.
Life is all about choices and attitude.
Rip off the wrapping and enjoy the moment.
This is your life...your gift... so don't be afraid.
Let today be the start of a new year, a new lease on
What! you say? How can I do that?
Well take one step at a time and know each step counts.
Take your time and go at your own pace.
Remember all the things in your past that happened
to make you who you are today.
Then ask "How can that be applied to make today
Its one step at a time so don't be afraid.
Just start and try to find a friend who will walk with
As for me, I turned to my precious Lord Jesus
to help me change my life.
I asked Jesus to come into my heart 20 years ago and
today I love Jesus as much as back then.
I was totally delivered from the need of alcohol.
I again focused on making my marriage one of blessings.
My family grew from my precious two children
to include a niece and nephew.
Then we became foster parents for 19 yrears.
Now we are busy raising our 2 beautiful adopted children.
Do I regret or wish I could change anything one might
No! I am who I am because God was always there
to protect me when I was not living for Him.
He has never ever let me down or left me when I made
He simply loved me enough to send His only begotten Son,
Jesus, to die on the cross for the forgiveness of my
He died for everyone too and so we are all able to come
and accept that forgiveness of our sins and His love.
It is freely given and all you have to do is accept it.
You want to start a new life today..
why not try Jesus Christ..Just call on His name!
Our granddaughter Briana.
Patricia and little James
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