Tuesday, July 5 2022 - 2:25 AM

Story Harvest

My Scoliosis Report

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When I was 14, I was diagnosed with scoliosis, an abnormal curvature of the spine. Typically doctors find this condition in children around eight or …

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Be Kind

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Have we lost our kindness? Have we lost our ability to see the good in other people? Why do we so quickly forget that we …

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Losing Mindy

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It was a crisp, clear sunny afternoon in Walla Walla, Washington. My family was enjoying being around our house one summer afternoon after church while …

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My Hero

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If you were to look up the word “hero” in the dictionary, it would describe someone who’s admired for his or her achievements. Someone of …

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Experiencing God’s Love

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I was baptized on August 14, 1993, after Dale Leamon’s Christian meetings. We went there for evening meetings, and he and other Americans from his …

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Leaving My Worries

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I worry, that’s what I do. Heavy-hearted I headed out to my weekly jail ministry. The women prisoners love the “pass it on” cards I …

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Gone in 20 Minutes

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With all the bright sunshine and blue skies, the day just seemed too perfect and picturesque to include any real danger. The strong wind was …

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A Girl’s Best Friend

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The summer before going into third grade, I had the two best playmates of all time. My two older sisters were my absolute role models, …

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Joel’s Dream

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Four years ago, Joel Vasquez had a dream. He wasn’t much of a night dreamer, and this one woke him straight up out of bed …

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