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Tribute To Sister Essay

604 words - 3 pages

Tribute
Amanda Ree “Sunshine” Little-Wright
June 10, 2013

Joshua of old declared, “Choose you this day whom ye will serve; BUT as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”

Dear Family: The bible declared that Behold I show you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: I must say without notice..I had a choice whether to remain down here in this land of discomfort or whether to receive my transition in a Land that begins a NEW LIFE for me….Family at this time I do apologize But as God (with his gracious and good self) extended his “UNMISTAKEN” hands to my NEW 20/20 vision eyesight to snatch me up out of my bed of affliction……I begin to look back over the years….and as I reflected back ...view middle of the document...

the devil is ONCE again defeated…I’ll Always Win!!!
During this season in time everyone is celebrating the 2013 Graduates…I too celebrate my graduation….I apologize…I didn’t have time to hand you a written invitation BUT here is my verbal invitation: Commencement Exercise convened at 4:37 p.m. Monday afternoon (with or without you) at The Transitional Nursing Home (room 208) for the FORMER Ms. Amanda Little-Wright {yes..former}(because to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord). Graduating Magnum Cum Laude of enduring hardship as a good soldier. When God descended last Monday 37 minutes after the hour of 4 p.m. ….I transcended! When I crossed over….I discovered I had a NEW body! Before I took my last breath and my heart gave up its last fight…God whispered ..reassuring me “I come to do a NEW thing” Yes…family as he proceeded with the invocation saying “Well done, good and faithful servant; thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter NOW thou into the joy of thy Lord” he concluded my earthly dismissal preparing me for eternal life saying “Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, to the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever…” that’s when I HEARD the chains falling….so (go ahead be my guest) pick them up and give them to somebody else because I’M FREE!!!!!!! And who the Son has set free….he is truly FREE indeed. So…please don’t worry…fret not…It’s alright NOW!!!! I’m Freeeee!!!!!
So Family….it would be most fitting right here….at this time..in celebration of the her life….to give the “former” Amanda Little –Wright a standing ovation because old things have passed away behold ALL things become new….To God Be The Glory for The Things He Has Done!

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