Posts tagged with: loss

Keep Breathing: Life after Miscarrying

For this week’s Worship Wednesday Post, Jennifer Wake shares about life after miscarrying and how God helped her to keep breathing. If you’ve endured this painful loss, I pray you’ll find comfort in her words, God’s truth, and the beautiful...

5 Steps for Gathering Hope During the Loss of a Child

In this week’s Monday Minute, Claudia shares with us her deeply personal story of gathering hope during the loss of a child. Believe it or not, God can make it possible to flourish during great loss. 5 Steps for Gathering...

Not Ok…but It’s Ok

Not Ok…but It’s Ok   There is an epidemic unfolding. I know you see it, too. Perhaps you even feel it. Everywhere you look everyone is working overtime to hide it, to fix it, to get under, around, and over...

He Comes Close

He Comes Close   The way that enormous flag looked hanging from the overpass still lingers in my memory. The breeze was still that afternoon, even if our emotions were not. That row of firefighters stood and saluted along the...

How to Be Free from Lack, Want, and Need

How We’re Learning By Claudia Duff Where Did I Put That? It is the losses that keep you up at night. I lose things a lot, like every day. I say things like, “I can’t find my hairbrush. Where are...

We Sing Hallelujah

If You can make the cross beautiful, If You can turn mourning into dancing, If You can raise glory from ashes, If You can turn failure into character, weakness into revelation, fear into knowing, Then truly, we can trust You...

God In Heaven

God in heaven, Who do we have in heaven but You? Where else could we turn for courage? Who else could give us strength? Where could we find wisdom that sees beyond the present time? What other leader, god, would...

A Christmas Prayer

All is well. Because of Your love All can be well, all will be well, and all is well Lord help us hold to that as the rush and roar of this world spools up. Help us cling to the...