Stuck! I see the word daily, one of my friends’ status lines that remains … never leaving the page, as if a statement itself.  I’m feeling the sentiment. Not in all aspects of life, but certainly when it comes to writing and lately even to the blog I’ve been “speechless.”

They used to tell us in [...]

When it rains it pours!

When it rains it pours! I’ve heard that phrase several times these last few weeks and it has seemed like the torrents of life have indeed come crashing in.  But, God is holding us together and giving us what we need.  I am continually blessed to be His.

These past few weeks have been filled with [...]

home again

After two days of antibiotics, observation, and continual hope of coming home we finally spent the night in our own bed!  Though tired and weak, I am experiencing no pain and for the first time in awhile.  I can laugh, breath, eat … move with comfortable ease.  Enjoy all those things your body is doing [...]

on the right track

After an ultrasound and reviews by several doctors, it was determined that material was still present in the uterus.  They strongly suggested a procedure to remove this.  Yesterday afternoon, Lois underwent a DNC which we believe was successful in clearing.  Immediately Lois began to feel better.  No longer does she have the sharp pain, rather, [...]

Emotional Rollercoaster

Well, after one night at home, would you believe we are back in the hospital?  Ug.  And what an emotional rollercoaster it has been.  Lois has been experiencing some pain, that was thought to be bowel issues from all the meds and being in the hospital.  After going home and figuring out that bowels weren’t [...]


All, quick update to Praise the Lord, that we were released from the hospital today and have returned home.  It will take some time for Lois to fully recover but enough progress has been made to allow us to do the rest at home.

grant and lois

lois update

The outpouring of love and support during this time has been overwhelming.  God has met us in a way that is indescribable.  We have come to a place of true “peace that passes all understanding”.  That scripture verse is so accurate to what God is doing in us right now.  We have an amazing peace [...]