Category Archives: A heart for the widowed

A GIFT OF SERVICE FROM THE HEART

Giving of oneself often costs nothing more than time, yet can mean the world to someone,  just knowing that someone cares.  Presence over presents:  sit with someone at the hospital to give a family member a break minister to others … Continue reading

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A HEART FOR THE WIDOWED….Veterans continue to serve others

When McWhorter-Weston VFW Post 1118 (Cushing, OK)  was recently presented a check by Oklahoma American Veterans News  the post chose to use the money toward hosting a special Valentines lunch, inviting the widowed in the community as guests of honor. … Continue reading

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Simple ideas for the Retired or Widowed

FINDING MONEY ~ FREEING UP THE MONEY YOU HAVE ~ SAVING MONEY The Lord helps those who help themselves….by taking action on their own behalf in tandem with God’s work.  “In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct … Continue reading

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Is Your Grandma Hungry and You Don’t Know It? Senior/Elder Hunger ~ The Hidden Epidemic in America.

Elder Hunger Awareness Month Proclamation signed by Governor Mary Fallin  for June 2015. Oklahoma ranks #8, in the nation, for senior hunger! 1/3 of Seniors in Oklahoma City are hungry on a daily basis, yet hunger in Oklahoma is higher … Continue reading

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Starving Widows in Oklahoma!

HOW  COULD  OLDER PEOPLE, IN OKLAHOMA, BE STARVING WHEN THEY GET A SOCIAL SECURITY CHECK EVERY SINGLE MONTH? Nearly four million seniors are now malnourished in the United States. Oklahoma ranks as one of the ten states, in the nation, … Continue reading

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DO YOU KNOW ANY WIDOWS?

James 1:27 “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.” Click to read more about widows on … Continue reading

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FROM ONE WIDOW TO ANOTHER

A widow may be what we are, but it is not who we are. FACT: There are more than 100,000 widowed people in Oklahoma; 800,000 people become widowed each year in the U.S. Many friends and family say, “Let me … Continue reading

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