Kevin Evelyn (Florida, USA)
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Paul wrote, “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!” - Philippians 4:4 (NIV)
Recently, my mother went home to be with the Lord. Even though she lived her 83 years to the fullest, my heart was still broken. I wanted her memorial to emulate the bright and courageous way she enjoyed life — so we followed her three simple instructions: no black clothes,...
Because of God’s love, I can celebrate every moment of life.
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Emmaus helped me laugh again, and it brought joy back to my life after the loss of my child. I am now stronger than ever in my walk with the Lord. And to this day, I continue to sponsor pilgrims to The Walk to Emmaus. In my local church, I have led our discipleship team and have had the opportunity to start new Sunday school classes and various women’s ministries. ¡De Colores!”