Linda "Corky" Thorpe is the wife of Bob Thorpe over 27 years and they have a combined family of 5 sons, 4 daughters in law and 10 SUPER GREAT grandchildren.Nate, Nick, Easton, Noah, Melissa, Cheyenne, Austin, TJ, Jessica, Sarah...Love them all!
Linda and her husband have always enjoyed Christian friendships, travel, adventures of new and fascinating places including some mission trips to other countries. Linda and Bob are members of the First Baptist Church of Grain Valley. We also enjoy on TV- "Through the Bible with Les Feldick." .
Bob is a Gideon and Linda is a member of the Ladies Aux. There is such a blessing on giving out God's word.
Linda enjoys helping others, works part time for a local affiliate of Habitat.
Linda's spare time affords jewelry making, sketching, reading and playing with the family dog, Foxy Lady. Life is good....because God is good, all the time- God is good!
Favorite Bible Scriptures
: "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not own your own understanding, in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your paths." Proverbs 3:5-6
And: "And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose." Roman's 8:28
SPECIAL THANKS TO: MY BOB,
JOYCE AND VERN AUSTIN,
MY SISTER SHEILA,
PAULA AND JIM BLANKENSHIP,
JERRY AND LAVONA PERKINS,
WILSON AND JEAN WINCH,
JEAN RAMEY, FRIENDS
AND FAMILY .
A SPECIAL NOTE OF THANKS TO RON MILLS WHO SERVES THE LORD
WITH GLADNESS AND IN STEADFAST SERVICE- AND HE HAS GREAT STORIES TO SHARE!
MY FACEBOOK FRIENDS WHO ALWAYS ENCOURAGED ME TO KEEP DOING WHAT I AM DOING.
AND A SPECIAL THANKS TO MY MOMMA aka GLADYS - WHO LOVED THE CARETOONS AND MADE ME PROMISE TO "DO SOMETHING" WITH THEM- THEY MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY AND JESUS IS IN THEM. BECAUSE OF MEMORY ISSUES SHE DIDN'T ALWAYS KNOW WHO MADE THOSE "LITTLE DRAWINGS" BUT SHE LOVED THEM AND SHARED THEM WITH MANY GUESTS..... SHE EVEN TOLD ME "I DON'T KNOW WHO MAKES THOSE LITTLE POSTERS BUT i LOVE THEM".
THANK YOU MOM!
MOST OF ALL, THANK YOU GOD- MY PROVIDER- MY REDEEMER- MY SAVIOR!
THANK YOU FOR ALL OF YOUR PROVISION, LOVE AND BLESSINGS
THANK YOU FOR PROVIDING "ALL" THAT YOU HAVE GIVEN ME TO DRAW-
IT IS ALL FROM YOU FOR YOUR GLORY!
THANK YOU LORD FOR ALLOWING ME TO HAVE SOME FUN, AND PASSION FOR CREATING THESE LITTLE MISSIONARIES- TO GO INTO THE WORLD, WORKPLACE,
NEIGHBORHOODS AND LIVES!)