Start and End Each Day with Gratitude What is the world can there to be grateful for you wonder?  I am in hell, and want to get out.  I am not grateful for anything.   My loved one died. One way to take you away from your pain, if only for even a moment, is to […]

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  We trust beyond the absence …                           There is presence. That beyond the pain there can be healing. That beyond the brokenness there can be wholeness. That beyond the anger there may be peace. That beyond the hurting there may be foregiveness. […]

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On loss…. This is so unfair … Why has this happened to me…. How will I ever go on…. These are some of the thoughts you may have during grief, despair, or hopelessness. It is natural to experience these emotions….it only shows you are human. Over time, however, you will encounter a choice…..you can choose […]

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Following are some tips to let the bereaved know you are thinking of them: 1.  Acknowledge their loss – It is important you tell them you know what has happened. You know the bottom has fallen out of their world. Phone them, text them, email them, write them, facebook them . It can be simply […]

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Read this message from a mom who lost a child, and you will know that it is better to ask, than say nothing at all….. Lets break the grief myth that it’s better not to ask. From Barbara Taylor Hudson  Someone asked me about you today. It’s been so long since anyone has done that. […]

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