Faith and Grief Post 6 August 2015

  Reading Scripture this morning and the commentary that goes with the reading for today……………….    It talks about wondering why it seems that the wicked don’t suffer and even seem to prosper. It goes on to say that God will deal with that in His time, and that we...

My Journey Two Year Mark, June 21, 2017 Post 2

Two long years is marked today. What a day to have to “mark” in some way. But here it is. Another year of missing their smiles, and their laughs. Another year of not being able to see them, hug them, have a conversation with them, or spending time together. No new...

Beauty from Ashes Post 2

I read Psalm 34 this morning and it always give me great comfort and hope. “I will extol the Lord at all times; His praise will always be on my lips. My soul will boast in the Lord; let the afflicted hear and rejoice. Glorify the Lord with me; let us exalt His name...

Faith and Grief Post 5

Hope… What is my hope? What am I hoping for? Why do I need hope? I should ask, “Who is my Hope?” My Hope is Jesus. My Hope is IN Jesus! I can’t go on without Hope. Hope that comforts and brings peace. I need Hope to face tomorrow. I need to have Hope that everything...

Coping with Grief Post 5

  I never saw grief as my enemy or a sign that I was weak. It sounds strange but I welcomed grief. Grief is the cost of loving and loosing. I loved four very precious people and I lost four very precious people. Grieving their loss keeps them close to me. It’s...