Category Archives: grief

Ten Tips for Christian Widows

A Christian counselor friend says, “If you were my sister, my mother, or a dear friend and your husband had just died, here are the ten things I’d tell you to successfully navigate the waters of widowhood.” 1. Trust God. Easier said than done, I … Continue reading

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THERE COMES A DAY

Whether you think so at first, there finally comes a day when you actually feel better and when you are no longer consumed with grief. You come to terms with the fact that your loved one is gone and never … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage to Sacred Places

What is a Pilgrimage? All religions, from the rudimentary to the most expansive, have a common specific place of reference that assumes particular importance for their followers.  In their eyes, this singular aura marks out a territory traveled mentally as … Continue reading

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Inspirational Quotes

Angels will keep charge over you,……they shall bear you upon their hands, lest you dash your foot against a stone. ~   Psalm 91:11-12 It is not in the going down that we demonstrate resilience; It is in the getting up … Continue reading

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Advice for Living Without Fear

Sharing a Donna Braziles article with widows…  Fear is one of the worst, and most limiting, emotions in life. It’s also a fact. We’re all unsettled by something—after Katrina and all the hurricanes I grew up with in New Orleans, … Continue reading

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