In Chicken Soup for the Soul, Jennifer Barney recalls a year their family was short on Christmas gifts. On Christmas day, her mother handed Jennifer a gift that Jennifer knew was for her mother. She ...

What’s better, what we work for or what we get for free? It’s Christmas, so FREE, FREE, FREE! We want our tree to be packed with gifts for US, US, US! Robert Walsh likes to tell of his first ...

Rick Lauber has fond memories of one Christmas when his dad, an undemonstrative man suffering from advanced dementia, changed up the family’s Christmas Day. Dinner was over, the turkey gone, and ...

What’s in our way is sometimes the best gift of all! Take Connie Owen’s story, from South Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She lost her son, Kyle, still in his 20s, in 2003. She was devastated, and the ...

It’s always a disappointment to want something special for Christmas, only to find it’s no longer stocked on the shelves. A favorite doll at a tender age. That red wagon from when we were ...

The family tradition in Zach Hively’s family was for their dog, Pepper, a Black Lab mix, to help open the Christmas presents. She could be trusted with any gift (if it wasn’t food) and would ...

Cider is a word that has different meanings in different parts of the world. In Europe and parts of South America, it is an intoxicating drink derived from fermented fruit. In North America it is ...
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This is the story of Dr. Worrell's life. You will learn the things that have happened to him along the way. The things he shares will give you hope. Dr. Worrell was an atheist who became a victim ...

Our lives are incredibly busy. There’s the shopping to do, the kids to bathe, the lawn to mow, and that’s in addition to working 40 hours a week. How are we supposed to find time to study the ...