Posts made in April, 2017

Faith and Grief Post 3

Posted by on Apr 8, 2017 in Faith and Grief | 0 comments

Faith and Grief            Post 3       Pain and grief. Such companions! They are my companions. Unwelcomed companions because of the reason they have become so. Life has continued around me. Time has become my enemy because it takes me farther and farther away from where I want to be! Where I desperately need to be! Which is, of course, the last time I saw my loved ones. I was told that times heals all wounds! I hated hearing that! It would never heal. A broken bone heals. A cut heals. A child’s “boo-boo” heals! A heart that has been smashed into tiny little pieces like mine will never...

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Faith and Grieving Post 2

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in Faith and Grief | 0 comments

Faith and Grieving      Post 2                                      April 5, 2017  This is what I know; Jesus defeated the grave. Jesus won the victory over death. Isaiah 26:8 is a source of great comfort to me; “He will swallow up death forever. The Sovereign Lord will wipe away the tears from all faces.” I meditate on so many Scripture verses to help me keep my eyes on Jesus and all His promises for me. This doesn’t mean that I’m done grieving. Quite the opposite. I have my grief bursts when an unexpected memory comes to mind. I think of our loved ones every single day. Reading Scripture...

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