A Song in the Night by Amanda Dykes
“Seems to me your wings were made to fly. Your heart was made to beat. The air about you was made to carry you. You will not be the same as before, and ye need not be… but ye can fly, and fly ye must,” she said. “Ye fly, sure and true, for that is what you were made to do. Ye need never forget your friend, but neither must the life ye shared disappear.
The Swelling Sea by Joanne Bischof
“Are you ready to be all right with that?” he asked. “To let the past be the past and, if God wills it to return to you in whole, to face it with a heart of courage? And in the meantime, to rest in knowing that there are many who love you and who are here to walk with you through any storm that may come.”
by Laura Story
Am I going to let my circumstances determine my view of God, or am I going to let God determine how I view my circumstances?
It’s not how strong my faith is.
It’s how strong my God is.
by Julie Cantrell
So maybe a miracle is anything that gets us through another day when life gets too hard.
by Janet Evanovich
“It’s sad to see a broken-down ice cream truck full of bullet holes,” Lula said. “What’s this country coming to?”
by Laura Frantz
I ain’t so blessed that the Lord’ll send a chariot of fire down from heaven to take me home like He did Elijah, but I’d be glad to go easy.
by Fanny Flagg
What will people think when they find out I’m not a Krackenberry or a Simmons-that I’m an illegitimate Yankee Polish orphan?
by Ian Morgan Cron
My brother told me Sister Rita Marie was so old that she had been a personal friend of the Virgin Mary. It made me stop and think, How could the Virgin Mary be such a poor judge of character?
by Laura Frantz
Theirs was a safe, suitable arrangement. She was in love with someone else. He had no wish to love again.
What could possibly go wrong?
by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Cooper had met a lot of loonies during his career, but that lady lived in a bat house all her own, complete with blacked-out windows, and a big ol’ hole in the roof. One thing he’s say for her, though… She was straightforward. She laid her crazy right out on the front lawn for all the world to see.