grief

My Broken Heart

Isaiah 55:8 For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD. This verse has been ringing in my ears lately. Over and over, I see its truth as never before. I have a friend in Great Bend, Kansas, named Melissa. We attended church together for a while in Lawrence, Kansas, until she… Continue reading My Broken Heart

Devotional Thoughts · grief · ministry

Goodbyes are Never Easy

Psalm 147:3 He healeth the broken in heart, and bindeth up their wounds. There is nothing more painful than losing a part of our church family. Over the last year, we’ve lost over 20 people from our church. I haven’t written about any of it until now, because frankly, I’ve run the gamut emotionally. I’ve felt anger,… Continue reading Goodbyes are Never Easy

grief · thoughts-from-my-heart

Grief and Glib Don’t Mix

A very special friend of mine, Mrs. Micki Harjo, went home to be with the Lord last Tuesday. I wrote about her HERE. She was a mom of seven, a blogger, an online encourager of women, a ladies Sunday School teacher, a missionary wife to the Navajo Indians, a grandmother, and most of all, she… Continue reading Grief and Glib Don’t Mix