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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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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Operation Auca: Five Widows in Ecuador

Women’s History Month: March Widows (and Orphans) “Christ’s tenderness towards widows was one of the most marked features of his character.” ~Ambrose Bierce A missionary, serving in a First World country, suffered a crazy car wreck. She was thrown from the … Continue reading

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Scottish Army Lass: Polly Wigglesworth

Mother’s Day: May Women’s History Month: March Women Preachers “These have turned the world upside down” (Acts 17:6). “If we’ve got what they got [the early church], then we can do what they did” ~Polly Wigglesworth Mary Jane (“Polly”) Featherstone … Continue reading

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“Mothers in Israel”: Susanna Wesley

Mother’s Day Women’s History Month: March “Mothers in Israel”: Susanna Wesley “The Wesleys were indeed a most unusual family. A family that can produce two men of genius like John and Charles Wesley, a scholar of the stature of Samuel … Continue reading

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