“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 in Uniform
My brother had just joined the army... I knew I wouldn’t see him for months, and would hardly hear from him either. I hated to see him go, but I was so stinking proud of him. I said goodbye. I watched him drive away. And I knew at that moment, my life was going to be the life of a woman loving and supporting a military man. Something told me that Gabe would someday bring a soldier buddy of his home to me. Once upon a time God created love... ... Read More about With no hesitation.
Jon sent me a Facebook message soon after that. It consisted of one line. “So, I hear you’re pretty awesome. Is that true?” My initial thought was “What on earth did I just get myself into?”, but...I responded with my own one-liner. “Well, I guess you’ll just have to decide that for yourself.” Read Their Story ... Read More about no more blind dates
God really began to do a work in my heart – to heal me from heartbreak and rekindle a hope for true love within me. I didn’t know what God had in store for me as far as a husband was concerned, and I still had feelings for Russ, but I was trusting him to reveal His plan for my life in His time, not mine. Read Our Love Story at Aprille's blog, Beautiful in His Time ... Read More about He Makes All Things Beautiful in His Time
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!”