Elmbrook Stories

Don't Let the Bedbugs Bite

Don

Mothers sometimes say, in that singsong kind of voice, “…and don’t let the bedbugs bite” while tucking their children into bed. I never knew what a bedbug was, and I certainly never wanted to get acquainted with the bite of one. The Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia is informative about bedbugs, or what is scientifically called Cimex Lectularius. They cannot fly. They are blood-suckers. They come out at night from their hiding places in wooden beds or from other...

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Fields of Grace

Fields of Grace

Fields of Grace by Sarah Girard   “Elmbrook Church has been a real blessing to us,” said Jarett Fields, who has been attending Elmbrook with his wife, Kisa, and two children for about two years. The couple began attending after an invite from a friend, but no one could have foreseen the amazing work that the Holy Spirit would do within them and their marriage in the coming months. Jarett and Kisa were married three years ago, and began life together. The roads of married...

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