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Light, Love, Hope

Light in the Darkness Surrounded by Love with Hope for those in need.


Shirley is the proud mother of two beautiful young ladies. She enjoys spending time with them on their ranch in the deep South with their three paint horses. Always looking for an adventure, she looks forward to hikes in the mountains chasing waterfalls, or scouring the coast for beautiful lighthouses! Shirley writes to encourage others and often times shares things that motivate and inspire her. She believes in living life to the fullest because no one is promised the gift of another day. Join her as we honor our bodies, minds, hearts, souls, and our Almighty Creator, God above!


  1. Anita Ojeda
    April 22, 2014 @ 4:43 pm

    What beautiful lessons God taught you on your unexpected journey! Thank you for sharing them :). I love the grace-note moments God sends our way–whether it’s an unasked for trip or the smile of a complete stranger when I’m feeling down.


  2. Gregory
    April 22, 2014 @ 6:48 pm

    Wow. Great photos. It is really humbling to walk into the Cathedrals in Europe that have been there for centuries. And to think men worked with what we would call primitive tools for decades to make these beautiful creations to honor God.


  3. Karen Cates
    April 25, 2014 @ 10:23 am

    Very very good Susan. I believe you have found your calling.


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