Monthly Archives: March 2012

We’re Already Numbered

“Most agree a cashless society is not only inevitable, for most of us, it’s already here.” ~CBS News I was driving the interstate the other day when suddenly I was struck by all the numbers we process—and take for granted. … Continue reading

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Trail’s End: Narcissa Prentiss Whitman

Women’s History Month: March Female Missionaries “While Duty measures the regard it owes With scrupulous precision and nice justice, Love never reasons, but profusely gives, Gives, like a thoughtless prodigal, its all, And trembles then, lest it has done too … Continue reading

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Streams in the Desert: Lettie Burd Cowman

Women’s History Month: March Female Missionaries “The Lord gave the word: great was the company of those that published it” (Psalm 68:11). Not all female missionaries, or preachers, for that matter are unmarried. Some are wives and mothers. And not … Continue reading

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Dohnavur Fellowship: Amy Wilson Carmichael

Women’s History Month: March Female Missionaries “What’s your dream and to what corner of the missions world will it take you?” ~Eleanor Roat Commonly young women interested in going to the mission field have been single, and just as commonly … Continue reading

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High Profile Widows: Emma Moody and Susannah Spurgeon

Mother’s Day Women’s History Month: March Widows (and Orphans) “My life as a happy one is ended! The world is gone for me! If I must live on … it is henceforth for our … children—for my … country, which … Continue reading

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The Helpless Widow: Catherine Marshall

Mother’s Day Women’s History Month: March Widows (and Orphans) “How many wives have been forced by the death of well-intentioned but too protective husbands to face reality late in life, bewildered and frightened because they were strangers to it!” ~Hortense … Continue reading

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Last Days Ministries: Melody Green

Mother’s Day Women’s History Month: March Widows (and Orphans) Jewish-American Heritage Month: May “She does all right. She does all right. She just put up the shutters and stopped living.” ~David Storey To me, the tragic story of Melody Green … Continue reading

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