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Keever Family

Raeghan Keever’s story

“Eight days after Raeghan was born she was admitted to Baptist Hospital for heart surgery. It was a very scary time in our lives,” her mother Jennifer said. “You could hardly believe it was happening because you’re sitting there looking at Raeghan on a ventilator, trying to cry and she can’t cry,” said her father […]

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Janet Martin’s story

The Mother’s Day Offering: “God Was at Work Giving Me Hope” “The Mother’s Day Offering had a great impact on my life. It made me feel like there was hope for me,” said Janet Martin, a cancer patient at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. “This was God at work. I thank Him so much […]

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Maggie and Kristen Mena

Maggie Mena’s story

The Mother’s Day Offering: A Gift of Hope for Maggie Mena Thristan developed multiple ear infections when he was nine months old and had to see a doctor every week. Because he couldn’t hear well his speech was affected. He would lose his hearing without surgery. His parents brought him to Brenner Children’s Hospital at […]

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Ingrid Tablazon

Ingrid Tablazon’s story

The Mother’s Day Offering: God Has Shown Us His Love Ed and Leah Tablazon are loving parents and devoted servants of Christ. Ed is a church planter for the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina and they started a Filipino church in Winston-Salem. The Tablazons sacrificed personal security to follow God’s leading. Serving a small […]

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Susan and Kate Thornton

Kate Thorton’s story

A Gift of Hope for the Thornton family Kate Thornton was diagnosed with leukemia when she was 3-½ years old. She fought her illness with tremendous courage and strength along with the loving support of her parents, Susan and Joe, her family and friends. She inspired her family, her care givers at Wake Forest University […]

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