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Giving up, Not an Option

The real life testimony of Sis. Arnetha Grissom, president of First Trinity's Ministers' Wives. She is from a family of 10 siblings and grew up in Crossett, Arkansas where she attended T.W. Daniel High School.  Upon completion, she moved to Pine Bluff, 

Arkansas where she attended Arkansas Mechanical & Normal College/University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.  She received her Bachelor's of Arts degree in English.  After graduation, she married Calvin Grissom and they have one daughter, Yolanda, a son-in-law and one grandson.  She and her husband have been residents for over 45 years.  She has a passion for writing, reading and interior decorating.  You can order this book on or click here.

Going Home for Christmas

This story takes place in a small southern town in the mid seventies. It tells of how things were going so well in this family, and suddenly everything changed to devastation. Many lives changed on Christmas Eve.