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Read the stories shared by people around the world who wear and share Traveling Pendants.

Pendant #1,358 – Encouraging Women

I was touched to receive a Traveling Pendant from Jeanne Porter the founder and Executive Director of Women in Christian Leadership. My heart was touched by her generosity and my eyes filled with...

Pendant #925 – Pay Hope Forward

When my heart was hurting God brought me to an amazing organization called Women in Christian Leadership. It was there that I saw Christ's love being poured out as these ladies care for and...

Pendant #1,325 – Life After Loss

I lost my husband, Bruce, on December 27, 2023…the kindest, loving man I will ever know. I was given the traveling pendant on his Celebration of Life by Tami Whalen on January 13th. It has given...

Pendant #1,426 – Comfort

I received my beautiful silver "Strength for the Journey" pendant from my best friend Joan. She has been by my side for so many illnesses throughout my life. Most recently my breast cancer,...

Pendant #521 – Life Update!

Life Update! I did a horrible job keeping up with logging my story. I am currently 28 weeks pregnant awaiting the arrival of this unexpected bundle of joy in April! When I first received this...

Pendant #1,554 – Courage

I was given this as a gift. I hope it provides me with strength and courage as I face many new changes in 2024. I am a senior in high school this year who will be off to college soon. I am...

Pendant #1,360 – God by My Side

God has always been by my side, from the beginning, even when I didn’t know he was there. My strong tower through all life has blown my way. I may bend from side to side, but I will never break...

Pendant #1,387 – Heavy Heart, But Blessed

2023 was a particularly difficult year. I lost my sister, my bonus pops, a cousin and my 14 year old dog her name was Peanut. My heart is heavy but in the flip side I am so blessed. I have an...

Pendant #28 – Strength and Courage

I was given this by my best friend when I needed strength and courage. It reminded me of her all the time and made me feel brave knowing she was always there for me. I know the time has come to...

Pendant #403 – Live Life Fully

Several years ago when I was diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, I was really surprised--I felt fine and had the support of my family and great friends. This last six months has been a...

Pendant #403 – God Shining

I loved this pendant. I bought the one with the star, as a reminder of God is always shining on us. God is healing me for the loss of my parents who died one year ago at the same time. I decided...

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