CAROLYN'S COMPOSITIONS

February 17, 2010

I Lost My Son on a Greyhound Bus

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

I LOST MY SON ON A GREYHOUND BUS

Part 1

In 1974 my husband, Monte, was employed in his first career: a university professor teaching physics. That summer he attended a six-week workshop in Berkeley, California.

I planned on traveling to Berkeley with our two young children, Sandy, four and Nolan, two and a half.

Actually, it was supposed to be a vacation for Monte and I. The plan was to let the children stay with our friends, Wayne and Shirl Murray. Our two families had adopted each other as family, and the children often stayed with them. However, Sandy and Nolan missed Monte, his being away so long, so we decided I should bring them with me to California. A cross-country Greyhound bus trip would be an adventure. Little did I know how much of an adventure it would be!

Shirl drove us from Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, to (more…)

A Daily Online Lenton Study Guide: 01

CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

A DAILY ONLINE LENTEN STUDY GUIDE: DAY 01

ASH WEDNESDAY

Monte Holland

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    This is the beginning of A DAILY ON-LINE LENTEN STUDY GUIDE, “Scriptural Lessons Leading to a Godly and Moral Life.”  To read the introduction click on: A Daily Online Lenten Study Guide: Introduction or

https://carolyncholland.wordpress.com/2010/02/16/a-daily-online-lenten-study-guide-introduction/

     To guide us along the way to a more Godly, moral, life during Lent, a few Scripture, verses with comments and questions, will begin the studies.    

     Ash Wednesday has two emphases—confronting our own mortality and (more…)

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