Latest by Gloria Yoder

Published on April 29, 2021 - Page 8
Everyone arrived at our small, white country schoolhouse. It was a day when everyone gathered to celebrate another successful school year. We had...
Published on April 22, 2021 - Page 8
Take a moment to get the picture. It’s Wednesday evening of the big day — the final adoption of our precious foster children. Hosanna, age 4,...
Published on April 8, 2021 - Page 8
The children have been waiting for weeks, 21 days, to be exact. Last fall, we purchased 30 quail. Quail eggs are easier to digest than chicken eggs...
Published on April 1, 2021 - Page 8
I simply forgot how good sunshine feels. You know, those perfect spring days when even a sweater is no longer needed and the sun gently bestows the...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 8
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been drawn to the youngest children in school. Now I’ve found that when it comes to seeing your own babies go off...
Published on March 18, 2021 - Page 8
A special thanks to you all for your interest and prayers regarding our foster and adoption journey. It certainly has been an eventful one. Four...
Published on March 11, 2021 - Page 8
It’s chilly, as a matter of fact, downright cold! Outside the office window, dozens of cardinals, juncos, some bossy blue jays, a couple finches, and...
Published on March 4, 2021 - Page 8
Elijah, our little boy who was a baby but yesterday, is getting ready to celebrate his third birthday on Sunday. In his two-year-old mind, it didn’t...
Published on February 25, 2021 - Page 8
I gaze out the window of our little office, wondering what tidbits to share with you all. My mind turns to the letters and notes I received from...
Published on February 18, 2021 - Page 15
As Valentine’s Day rounds the corner, my mind flips back 12 years ago, and how I got to know the man of my dreams. Whether we take the time for a...