"Heaven's Special Child"
A meeting was held quite far from earth
"It's time again for another birth,
Said the Angels to the Lord above...
"If I had my Life to Live Over"
I would have talked less and listened more.
I would have invited friends over to dinner even if the carpet was stained and the sofa faded....
"The Special Child"
You weren't like other children,
And God was well aware,
You'd need a caring family...
A little boy came up to his mother in the kitchen one evening while she was fixing supper, and he handed her a piece of
paper that he had been writing on...
"We Are All Angels"
Many people think angels are no longer here,
Like in the scriptures of old when they'd always appear.
Our angels today don't have halo's or wings...
"When God Created Fathers"
When the good Lord was creating fathers, He started with a tall frame. A female angel nearby said, "What kind of father is that?
If you're going to make children so close to the ground...
"When God Created Mothers"
She has to be completely washable, but not plastic;
Have 180 movable parts... all replaceable;
Run on black coffee and leftovers; ...
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road youre trudging seems all up hill,
When the funds are low and the debts are high...
"God Lives Under The Bed"
I envy Kevin. My brother, Kevin, thinks God lives under his bed. At least that's what I heard him say one night.He was praying out loud in his dark bedroom, and I stopped to listen...
"The Special Mother"
Most women become mothers by accident, some by choice, a few by social pressures and a couple by habit.This year nearly 100,000 women will become mothers of handicapped children...
"I Wish You Enough"
Recently I overheard a Father and daughter in their last moments together at the airport. They had announced the departure. Standing
near the security gate, they hugged and the Father said, 'I love you...
"The Invisible Mother"
It all began to make sense, the blank stares, the lack of response, the way one of the kids will walk into the room while I'm on the phone and ask
to be taken to the store...
I was at the corner grocery store buying some early potatoes.... I noticed a small boy, delicate of bone and feature, ragged but clean,
hungrily appraising a basket of freshly picked green peas...
"I am the Child"
I am the child who cannot talk.
You often pity me, I see it in your eyes.
You wonder how much I am aware of -- I see that as well.
I am aware of much-- whether you are happy or sad or fearful...
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