Dorcas In Dacron Author:Marie Hall Bruland About the Book: When the chief copy editor returned the manuscript for Dorcas in Dacron to the editor after completing his part of the work he remarked, "These are sweet little stories." The editors agreed. The stories are sweet - not in the sense of being sentimental, but in their unpretentious, homey, heart-warming, descriptions of Christian l... more »ove in action. And through each story clearly emerges the second- and third-mile willingness of the author and her fellow Dorcas workers to help anyone in distress, at any time.
About the Author: Marie Hall Bruland was a Dorcas-at-heart long before she became a Seventh-day Adventist. When she joined the Adventist Church her experience in helping the needy of her community as a practical nurse made her a natural as leader of the local Dorcas Society. She accepted the position as a call from God. Today, at 80, she is still active at Dorcas work, although officially retired. Living at Ahwahnee, California, with her husband, who is 87, she is still busy helping people, working in her garden, and writing. She has many stories for children in mind, which she hopes to have published.« less