LIFE HAPPENS is a collection of stories in the life of Pastor Ed Carlson. These stories occur in a time span of 45 years and in several countries. They are the stories of people dealing with various issues and themes. The stories celebrate the lives of individuals, who Jesus loves and died for, so that freedom can prevail in our lives and give us His assurance for a life in Eternity with Him. The stories show how relationships in this life are a true gift from God and as gifts, they need to be opened up, enjoyed and treasured with thankfulness.