“I was sitting on the front porch,” the story went, “and I looked up and saw two young men come in the little gate and amble up the walk. But I really only saw one of them. And I said to myself, ‘Why, that’s Claude Jr.—and that’s the boy I’m going to marry.”It was just like that. Both of them testified to ‘love at first sight’. And though that’s a rather dubious concept in our ‘enlightened’ age, I have to say that I believe them with all my ... Read More about I always knew he’d come back.
Stories of Love from the Past
"Once in the course of conversation she looked straight at him and he said to himself as plainly as if he had read it in a book: ‘If I had anything to do with this girl I should go on my knees to her: if I spoke with her she would never deceive me: if I depended on her she would never deny me: if I loved her she would never play with me: if I trusted her she would never go back on me: if I remembered her she would never forget me. I may never see ... Read More about “If I remembered her she would never forget me.”
"During that walk, in that memorable day in June, I believe God Himself united our hearts in indissoluble bonds of true affection, and though we knew it not, gave us to each other forever." The Love of Charles and Susannah Spurgeon (shorter version) Mrs. C. H. Spurgeon (longer version) ... Read More about God Himself United our Hearts
the story of how God brought Bill and Jessica Brink together recorded by Jessica Brink We met in October 1951 at Canterbury, the college group at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Berkeley, California. I was a freshman at the University of California, and Bill was a junior.Since my parents lived just a few blocks northside of campus, I did not live in a dorm. We had moved from Illinois just one month after I graduated from a high school of ... Read More about “You’re in the Army Now!”
"Through the years whenever storms would rage around us and it sometimes felt as if we would literally drown I would recall how my husband laid his life down for me from the first weeks of our life together." June Brides ~ Forty Year Perspective ... Read More about Great Is His Faithfulness