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Amber’s Story

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Latest Journal Update

Singing for Joy!

Tonight at the College World Series finale... Shelly, along with her good friends, Deb Erdei and Rod Arant, will be singing the national anthem - probably like it has never been sung before!  Every year they plow through the droves of those trying out for these games and have been blessed to have been invited many times, albeit I think this may be the their first ever 'Championship Game' under the current format.  So, congratulations to my dear wife and her good friends, as they are in prime time.

Jenny is doing well in her pregnancy, for which we are very thankful.  She and Ryan are affectionately using the name 'Poppy' for now when talking about their new addition to the family, albeit the name serves more to recognize the gender than anything else at this point.  The nursery they've created is beautiful and very befitting of our little granddaughter!

Amber and Bailey Michael continue to do well.  One of the big news items today is that for the first time since the accident, Amber is dating again (and the young man has passed all of my background checks :)  He, too, is a single parent, and the relationship started when the two boys - who are of the same age - developed a great friendship.  Only God can work that kind of harmony.