Sister Dianne Maddox

Sister Dianne lives in Lake Worth, FL, with husband Brother Chuck and dog Charlie.

Favorite Scripture: Isaiah 41:10.

Articles by Sister Dianne Maddox

Be a Fruit Salad

Be a Fruit Salad

“Sir, do you have any white peaches?” I asked.  “No ma'am, they aren’t in season. Come back in June,” the produce manager replied.  White peaches are my favorite fruit....

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Think It Not Strange

Think It Not Strange

In the middle of a conversation regarding the death of a young sister in 1984, my grandmother said, “People call them the good old days, but we had problems too.” She peered over...

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Who Do You Say That I Am?

Who Do You Say That I Am?

“Advertising, this is Dianne.”  “Mom, I forgot my lunch, can you bring it to me?”  “Sister Dianne, would you be able to take charge of Sunday’s lunch?”  “Hi...

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The Seen and Unseen

The Seen and Unseen

“You’re from Dayton, Ohio?” the doctor asked me.  “Yes, we lived there for 18 years.”   The pulmonologist glanced back at the computer monitor, turned back to...

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No Regrets

No Regrets

Today's article is part of our summer series, "Be of Good Courage." “Come in, I want to show you something,” my mother said as I stood at her front door holding a few bags of...

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Becky the Mail Carrier

Becky the Mail Carrier

A few years ago, I received a phone call from Sister Carolynn O’Connor. “Hi Sister Dianne, would you be interested in helping out with the Gospel News?” I’ve always been a fan of...

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Goodbye, Chocolate

Goodbye, Chocolate

Dear Chocolate, As much as I love you, our relationship is not healthy for me. I am so weak when I am around you. Any boundaries that I've set quickly melt away. I make excuses...

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Sanitizing

Sanitizing

For the last six months, I have carefully wiped my groceries with sanitizing wipes before I bring them into the house. I am constantly wiping the steering wheel of my car, and...

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