BC: "In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future." ...Alex Haley
FC: Family Reunion in Muscle Shoals, Alabama | Family Reunion Muscle Shoals, Alabama August 6-8, 2010
1: This book was made especially for: __________________________________________ __________________________________________ __________________________________________
2: Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present and future.
3: “Every father should remember that one day his son will follow his example instead of his advice”
4: Ivy Green: Helen Keller's birthplace Tuscumbia, Alabama
5: We never know the love of our parents for us till we have become parents. ...Henry Ward Beecher
6: La Grange College Site Park Leighton, Alabama
7: Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one. ~ Jane Howard
8: If we know where we came from...
9: ...we may better know where to go.
10: Hatton Elementary School Towne Creek, Alabama | "A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost." ~Marion C. Garretty
12: Laughter is a smile that bursts...
13: A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you're at home. ~Author Unknown | A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you're at home. ~Author Unknown
15: [fam-uh-lee, fam-lee] definition -noun Any group of persons closely related by blood, as parents, children, uncles, aunts, and cousins
17: "There are only two lasting bequests we can give our children - one is roots, and the other, wings." Hodding S. Carter
19: Lord, we thank you for the blessings of this day and for this time together as family. Amen.