a presence living in our house who I now know was stuck between
the physical and his next journey. Most people would consider
our house haunted, but I knew that it was only a lost soul.
Often times, things like dressers would fall down, laundry
detergent would fly across the room, or things would just
disappear and then reappear in other places. My sister and
I both experienced these things.
she was wakened out of a sound sleep by a voice that said,
"Dead people are among you." She rushed into my mom's room,
fearing that something had happened, but Mom was OK. Karen
then realized that the voice was referring to a spiritual
visitors would feel a presence behind them in the kitchen.
People learned to avoid the kitchen at night. One evening,
I was in the kitchen and I felt a very strong presence behind
me. I rushed back to my brother's room and got under the covers.
The spiritual being followed me and his presence was very
strong. It seemed to be begging me for something.
to my heart and told me to help him go on with his journey.
I protested out of fear. "No, God I can't. I'm too scared.
I can't." But God's love filled me and said it was safe. So
I told this person that it was OK, he could let go now and
go on with his journey. The sense of his presence vanished.
up the next morning, and my mom said that the house felt different,
learned that the man who had lived there before us was very
violent and had killed someone named Andrew. Strangely enough,
ever since we where kids, we referred to this presence as
Andrew, before we knew anything about him. He was very active
in letting himself be known, but now I know it was a cry for
offer advice to those who want to attempt to free a spirit
being of this sort. Don't do it unless you feel the spirit
of God assisting you, because a person in spiritual form is
much like the person they were in the body, and some people
are not very nice.