I spent this past Independence Day celebrating with “The Mom’s” friends at Maranatha in Springfield. I did find it sobering that many of her closest ones have moved upward — now reunited with her in a better world.
A close friend of the family, Greg Asimakoupoulos, wrote this beautiful poem about a mom celebrating her first Easter in Heaven. It so touched my heart, I
want to share it with you this day. "Happy Easter, Mom."
I am amazed at how some people let nothing stand in the way of something they love to do … like fishing, no matter what the weather! We have had 24 hours of thunder, lightening, snow, ice and freezing drizzle.…