Category Archives: Ancestor Stories

Stories submitted by members that honor their spiritual ancestors

Betsy Fabacher – Ancestor of Taylor Fabacher

Betsy Fabacher – Ancestor of Taylor Fabacher My mother, Betsy Fabacher, played a vital role in my salvation.  She is always there to offer  word of advice and a prayer. My mom is constantly offering to help someone which is … Continue reading

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Kim Clift – Ancestor of Allison Osborne

I have many people in my life that have led me to Christ and nurtured my walk with him my entire life. I have been so blessed in that way. The one on the top of that list would be … Continue reading

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Julie Caraballo – Ancestor of Ashley Sasser

Julie Caraballo – Ancestor of Ashley Sasser I met Julie Caraballo (then Sasser) the summer before my 9th grade year. We got really close at church camp and continued our relationship from then on. She was my “friend” that I … Continue reading

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Ashley Sasser – Ancestor of Kennedy Wright

Ashley helped me so much with growing in my relationship with God. She opened my eyes. If it wasn’t for her, I probably wouldn’t be saved now. We’re so lucky to have a youth minister like her at VFUMC. My … Continue reading

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Bobbie Carpenter – Ancestor of Jordan Robins

My Grandma, Bobbie Carpenter, has had such a great impact on my life. From cooking Sunday lunch for the family to playing piano for two churches, she has put her heart in all she does. But most importantly, she has always … Continue reading

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Jennifer Gillenwater – Ancestor of Taylor Robins

My mom, Jennifer Gillenwater, has had one of the greatest impacts on my spiritual life. From an early age, I was taught Sunday IS for church and you don’t just skip because you’re tired and its early. I am thankful for … Continue reading

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Paula Sharpe Corbin – Ancestor of Elizabeth Corbin

Paula Sharpe Corbin – Ancestor of Elizabeth Corbin My mother, Paula Sharpe Corbin, has gotten me through the most. She has mentored me in the ways of Christ. She has fed me scripture my entire life. She prays for me … Continue reading

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Ricky Mitchell – Ancestor of JD Mitchell

Ricky Mitchell Ricky Mitchell is by far the greatest man and greatest father I will ever get to know. My dad was instrumental in me getting saved. Since he was saved he has pushed me to get involved in church, … Continue reading

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Ethan Floyd – Ancestor of Evan Clark

Ethan Floyd – Ancestor of Evan Clark Ethan has always been a light for me and shown me the way for everything. He has always showed compassion for people who he doesn’t know and those who are closest to him. … Continue reading

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Ashley Sasser – Ancestor of Aly Helms

Ashley Sasser – Ancestor of Aly Helms Ashley has always been such a strong, amazing Christian and has made such a great impact on the church and our youth group. I am so grateful to have Ashley as a youth … Continue reading

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