94 Years—But Who’s Counting?


We spent another grace-filled Mother’s Day with my mother-in-law, Ruth Schiffer. After ninety-four years of hard work, her knees have failed her; but her spirit is vibrant and loving. She never complains, and I know that she spends her days in prayer for all of us, her family. Now that she’s homebound, she watches the Mass on television—once, twice, three times each day. She prays the Divine Mercy chaplet.So on Sunday, we enjoyed her company. We played dominos, ate lunch (then stayed for dinn … [Read more...]