"Show me the wonders of Your great Love, You who save by Your right hand those who take refuge in you" (Ps. 17:7). Joy to the world is one of my favorite Christmas carols. The
One Saturday morning, at the beginning of our grief journey, Joe and I sat on a sunny patio of a nearby coffee shop. With latte in hand, we began a study on the Twenty-third Psalm.
What is it that brings you joy and makes you explode with praise? Is it the bold and brilliant hues of the sun descending on the horizon or the magic of a thriving bed
While at the beach, I observed the tranquil beauty of the surrounding trees mirrored in the lake. Above was a canopy of sky and clouds hovering over the peaceful canvas of the lake's surface.
Are you walking through the valley of the shadow of a loss or heartache? Do you believe the Voice of Truth, or does the voice of fear torment you? Are you wondering how long you
On the night my daughters went to heaven, we pulled out pictures, scrapbooks, and school projects, reliving stories with and about the girls. God began to give us what I call "tokens from Heaven" to
It is amazing to see how one individual life can impart hope into another's story, and possibly many, by simply taking time to listen, observe, and act on what someone else may be experiencing.
Overwhelmed, I stare at the bare Christmas tree and the boxes on the floor. These boxes contain Christmas tree bulbs that my kids made with the words love, joy, and peace, along with, “what can
So, you've walked out your grief journey as diligently and thoroughly as you possibly can. You've done the "grief" work. You've followed the instructions your grief group provided, along with the many
I simply think God is greater than our weakness. In fact, I think it is our weakness that reveals how great God is. —Max Lucado The gift of memories can bring comfort and encouragement during