Elmbrook Stories

Mominations 2018

May 12, 2018 in Stories
Tags: mom, mothers day, mominations
Mominations 2018

Diana Otzelberger nominated by Bryan Otzelberger: My mom is a very giving woman and sacrifices herself for others. Diana as a single mother did an amazing job raising my brother and I,and gave us the tools we needed to take care of ourselves, but she did spoil us with loving gifts when she was able. Alysha Brown nominated by Amy Cahalane: Ever know someone who is simply wise beyond his/her years? Someone who just shines the light of Christ the minute you meet him/her? Alysha is one of these...

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Love Your Children

April 19, 2018 by Ingrid Lawrenz in Marriage, Just for Women
Love Your Children

What kind of love brings a wife coffee in bed every morning for 43 years? Answer: A man who knows his wife is really not a morning person. Actually, it is true, Mel brings me coffee as a little gesture of love every morning he can. It sets the tone for a sweet day. He is not the dancing, dashing, champagne and roses kind of guy. He brings me coffee in the morning, and I love him. Let me back up… In 1975, I was 18, Mel was 20. One evening in June we walked the aisle in a little...

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Accepted, Loved, and Known - Elisabeth's Story

Accepted, Loved, and Known - Elisabeth

Since Christ grabbed hold of my heart, I’ve found that there’s so much freedom in sharing even the most intimate parts of my life with family, friends, or even complete strangers! God has intentionally crafted each one of our stories with detail, color and precision, and I believe that even the setbacks and hardships in my life can be used for His glory. There is power in someone’s testimony because no one can deny what Christ has done in your life. My story is centered...

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