In 1982, God gave Wendell Wilson a vision to minister to troubled young men. Two years later, he and his wife, Nancy, opened their first facility in Bradenton, Florida. Since then, Loving Hands Ministries, a two-year residential discipleship training program, has expanded nationally and internationally—giving hope and God’s way out of sin to thousands. As … Continue reading LOVING HANDS
Ellendean's On Facebook... If you were looking at my Facebook page at the first of the year, you would have noticed that a new person (Ellendean Love) was posting there. Each day, since the first of the year, this southern lady has had a new word from God’s Word to share. No, my account has … Continue reading Oh, I’m Not Crazy…Just Blessed
I'm about to do something brand new. It's bursting out! Don't you see it? There it is! I'm making a road through the desert, rivers in the badlands. Isaiah 43:19 The Message Welcome to the Heart of My Heart... From the title you might think that this blog is just another bunch of sledge-hammering, religious … Continue reading The Journey Begins
Let’s say you’re swimming in the ocean. Suddenly, you start to go under. Miraculously, a ship is passing by. Someone throws a lifesaver over the side within your reach. Do you continue to flail your arms and go down, or do you grab hold of the ring and get pulled to safety? Do-Overs We’re all … Continue reading Lifesaver
I found this piece in my story file Wednesday, 3/13/19. It was written on 6/16/16. Time had dulled my memory of the sickness, but nearly three years later, I can still recall the delight of being so close to the Lord in the midst of this trial. * * * So much of the … Continue reading The Light of Day
No longer ashamed to say it, the truth is I ran away from God for over three decades. Since returning to Him, my way has been illuminated by the light of His extra measure of grace. He has turned my darkest nights into bright days, given me the strength to climb mountains of obstacles, and … Continue reading EGR
There’s no place like home, and my hometown is no exception. Although I haven’t lived there in many years, growing up in Charleston, Missouri has made a lasting impression on me. It warms my heart to keep up with some of my old friends there, and to see them rally around one of their own. … Continue reading Rallying Around
Oh my goodness! "WOW" is under the heading of “You Just Never Know What Can Happen.” To say it delights my heart would be an absolute understatement. The Back Story Last Spring I was downsized out of a job at an elementary school. Never saw it coming. I was assured that I hadn’t done anything … Continue reading WOW!