Tag: Smith-Baxter Wedding Stories

Nov 19

Mouse with a cat named Turtle

Christine’s friend is Mom to Mouse. Mouse is Three and a half and she is the delight to all who know her. Christine was lucky enough to be there when Mouse was Baptized and so it is only fitting that Mouse and her Mommy were there to see Christine marry Don! Mommy said: “I asked …

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Nov 17

Kiva Card from Prof. Todd

http://www.kiva.org/home Terry , Thank you so much for the small gift card for Kiva ! It was the perfect gift ! Don and I absolutely love the work that Kiva does and the spirit which it embodies. We have dedicated the loan for Zuhuro to you and the loan to David to Mark Miller who …

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Nov 17

Kiva Card from Prof. Todd

http://www.kiva.org/home Terry , Thank you so much for the small gift card for Kiva ! It was the perfect gift ! Don and I absolutely love the work that Kiva does and the spirit which it embodies. We have dedicated the loan for Zuhuro to you and the loan to David to Mark Miller who …

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Nov 10

By Their Strange Fruit; A blog worth taking more than a second look at!

Mission “Ye shall know them by their fruit,” (Matthew 7:16) At BTSF, our mission is to facilitate justice and understanding across racial divides from a Christian perspective. By approaching racial justice and reconciliation from a Christ-minded perspective, we access the relational model that Jesus sets forth, and gain an understanding of the greater impact for …

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Nov 08

Raising Awareness about Ageism through Art !

A friend of mine used to say, “whatever part of the Beast you grab you grab the whole Beast.” I have a great fondness for the artistic types who see the world in a different way and simply go about sharing it with others. Here was a facebook blog today Sage’s Play Some Spirited Pro-Aging …

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Nov 07

LAMB the Story that changed the life of Linda Cobb Ott

I have always known that I was a child of God. But it wasn’t until about five years ago I learned just how directly and intensively God could be involved in my everyday life. I want to tell you about a “rooftop experience” (as opposed to a “mountaintop experience”) at an inner city school in …

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Nov 07

Mazal Tov !

Mazal Tov to you, Christine and Donald, on your recent marriage! We’re sorry that we couldn’t be with you on your special day, but we hope that you felt our love for you. Christine and I (Terre) met in a Judaic Studies class at UAlbany. Therefore, it’s completely appropriate that we made a donation to …

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Nov 07

UMCOR — In Honor of our Wedding–To Honor A Hero !

Dear Christine and Don – Thank you for the opportunity to make a donation in honor of your wedding. I chose the United Methodist Committee on Relief and its Campaign against Malaria Advance #14454T. My story is that my dad served in the South Pacific during World War II. He contracted two types of malaria. Between …

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Oct 04

A fellow Drewid Shares His Ministry !

As a second year seminary student at the Drew Theological School, I am learning more and more each day about God, God’s love for us and for the world as well as God’s mercy and grace. My hope to continue to grow into the love that Christ offers and to share it with others in …

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Sep 23

Mental Illness Awareness Week 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Mental Illness Awareness Week  I must say that I hope for understanding of mental illness.  People who don’t live with the disease and yes it is a disease just call us crazy or just put them away and many other hurtful things are said.  I wish that one day people will educate themselves instead of …

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