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Author: Mary Margaret Holywater

Alcoholic / Addict Finds Courage to Change

Many find solace in drugs & alcohol when we have no other source of strength to deal with life. Often we wind up in jail. This young man found the courage & inspiration to change under just such circumstances and turned his life around. His story shows with Our Father’s guidance change is possible. An inspiring story.

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Finding an Acorn: God’s Gift in Recovery

For those of you in recovery Dr. Bob and Bill play a very important part in the journey.  I had the privilege in March 2017 to take a trip to Dr. Bob’s home town of Akron, Ohio.  The experience of being in the actual home that was the foundation of alcoholics anonymous is quite moving.  The God Shot I experienced during my visit to his grave site continues to help me today,

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Choosing a Seat for Breakfast

While at a retreat going through the breakfast line I got this intuitive feeling about where to sit so I sat there. Seems the Lord put me in the just right spot because I wound up with a man who had a great impact on me. I saw just how small my problems were and witnessed genuine humility and grace through the person I sat with. It amazes me that when how quickly my Creator can help me from sadness to gratitude when it’s needed.

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God, I Want to See the Lion

While spending some time with my granddaughter she noticed the screensaver on my phone and wanted to know about the lion, lamb and dove. I took a few minutes to explain them to her and then we happened into a church where I told here when she prayed she could ask for anything. Boy was I surprised by her request of God and absolutely shocked when it was answered a moment or so later!

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Hope for New Lungs

Sometimes when we are trying so hard to help someone or do the right thing in a given situation we feel lost as to the solution. Then out of the blue we are given just what we need. In this article Mary Margaret tries to find something to give hope to her friend with lung cancer. She meets a new friend who gives her something very special and personal to pass on to her friend.

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