By David Cornwell
(Originally published June 2006, WNC Parents Magazine_
When my wife said we needed to find a volunteer effort that we could do as a family, I nodded my head in agreement, figuring, and hoping, that the idea would go away.
So I was caught a bit off guard several months later when she said we were going to start helping serve breakfast to Asheville’s needy Saturday mornings. Naturally, I did what any red-blooded American husband would do and whined, “Do we have to?”
Yes, she said.
And so we did.
Now all I can say is “wow,” what a transforming experience helping Adam Ripley and his “Least of These” ministry has been for the Cornwells. If there is only one thing you can give your family this year, like Mona did, figure out a way to give of yourselves. Continue reading here …