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He’s Waiting

He’s Waiting

He's Waiting for Jesus. He’s waiting to go to Jesus.  This beautiful man, full of love and life just a few months ago. Waiting, longing but also wanting to stay.  Joined with this family that adopted him, and he certainly adopted them. God drew them together, this man...

2020 ~Climbing for “Betty”

2020 ~Climbing for “Betty”

A climbing team has been put together to honor Chris Ray's grandma, Elizabeth (Baldwin) Torchio, aka "Betty," on the 7th anniversary of her going to Heaven following a brief battle with lung cancer. On March 8th of 2020, Baron Robison, creator of the KickinCancer...

A Life Saving “TRIP”

A Life Saving “TRIP”

While hiking with her husband Robert and children on Memorial Day weekend 2018, Rachel tripped and hit her knee. At a doctor’s appointment they determined a cyst on her knee was the source of the excruciating pain. That seemed so simple, just remove the cyst, then the...

Remembering Jamie

Remembering Jamie

This blog is dedicated to one of our own. You see … One year ago, Nov 26 2018, our beloved Jamie left us to be with God. She was a fighter and after 10 years of battling breast cancer she peacefully went home. That year 2018, was when Jess heard about Jamie from his...

Nolan

Nolan

(The first part of the story is told through my parent’s eyes, as I was only 2 ½ years old when first diagnosed.) I’m told that I started limping off and on in the month of October 1995. In November, the limping got worse and I was refusing to walk and asking to be...

Darla

Darla

Darla Young was born and raised in Brownsville, Oregon, went to Oregon State University and has been working in the Heritage Mall Management Office the past 6 years and is the cheerful / smiling face that greats you.  Darla attends the Brownsville Assembly of God...