Category: Stories of Courage

Stories about people who exhibited unusual courage in the face of difficulty or adversity.

Thomas Day and YSA Group

Thomas’s Story – Lions #123 & 124

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it. -Helen Keller ”  Thomas lived the happy-go-lucky life of an average five year old until half way through his...

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Matthew’s Story

Lion # 109 Twenty two years ago, my third child was born unexpectedly seven weeks early at UVRMC. His name is Matthew, which means “Gift of God.” His stay was only a few weeks...

My Miracle – Robyn’s Story

I have difficulty having children. My first pregnancy was a girl. My second ended in miscarriage. My third was a boy. When my son was about 1, I decided I wanted to try one more...