Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 18

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 18 Through Sick and Sin Chloe was Marybelle’s best friend. They spent a lot of time talking and laughing. No one had funnier stories than Chloe. She kept Marybelle in stitches. But, everyone goes through their own trials in life Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 17

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 17 Your Brain On Drugs “What are you looking at,” asked Zander as he sat picking the scabs on his arms. Zander was the 19 year old son of Boone’s sister. Marybelle had seen the oozing sores on Zander’s arms Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 16

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 16 Push Forward “Daddy, have you and Momma always attended church,” Nicole asked. Boone lowered his head and thought carefully how he wanted to word this answer. “Honey, I was raised in a Christian home. We went to church every Continue reading

Feeling Overwhelmed

By: Nana Manna While feeling overwhelmed, I received a random email from a friend. The email said only one line, “How are you?” At first I laughed. Then, I thought about it. Should I tell her the truth or just give her my standard, “I’m fine, how are you” response. Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 15

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 15 When the Silence is Broken It had been nearly a year since Marybelle had heard from Sophie and not a day had gone by that she hadn’t prayed for them. Prayer is the sand that binds the cement in Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 14

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 14 A Family that Morphs Together Stays Together As the surround sound boomed, the family sat gathered around the room watching a movie. Boone always found that the cheapest sort of family entertainment and it never took him far from Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 13

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 13 Adam and Eve “Unky Adam! Unky Adam!” the grandkids ran screaming toward the door, “You’re home! You’re home! Look Grandpa, Unky Adam is here!” they exclaimed. “Well hey there boy! You do still remember where you come from don’t Continue reading

Enoch

I want to share with you the sermon I preached tonight. The words God gave me. I hope they touch your soul as they did mine. But, before you get into the sermon I want you to think about this… The Devil does not come to your door dressed in Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 12

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 12 The Fork in the Road “Momma, I’ve got something to tell you,” Bobbi Jo began to cry into the phone. “Are you ok? What’s happened? Do we need to come get you? Bobbi Jo, talk to me,” Marybelle panicked. Continue reading

Foundation of a Christian Home: Chapter 11

Living Life with Boone and Marybelle By: Nana Manna Chapter 11 Be Still My Heart Marybelle was awakened by pain. She sat up in the bed. Her heart was flopping around like a ball in her chest. Pain radiated through her chest, up her neck, and into her jaw. She Continue reading