Thought Filled Thursdays: Trauma, Triggers, Troubles… Truth to Stand On

I wanted to write a post about trauma, triggers, things that trouble us and some truth to stand on in the days to come. I’ve long said that there are three primary things that got me through my grief: Truth, Talking and Tears. I have reached a place wher...

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Have you ever?

The first time I heard this I knew it was God speaking to me. Have you ever?

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Stages of Grief

The Stages of Grief based on my study and experience can come in any progression of the following. You may find you experience these in no particular order and may repeat one or more of them throughout your season of grief. These stages are provided as a tool,...

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A Strand of Three Cords…

My heart is so burdened as I weigh the Scripture for today’s post. I want to go back and pull up the questions that I posted on Monday: As you consider this verse of Scripture and how it reflects the season of grief you are in, please also consider the f...

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Healing is a Choice

Our pastor, Robert Morris, taught an extensive series on the Beatitudes in Matthew 5 recently at Gateway Church in Southlake, TX. When he delivered his message on Matthew 5:4, he raised a question that begs asking in this context: What if we all grieved over o...

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Grieving From God’s Perspective

Natalie Grant sings a song written by Krista Wells called “Held.” The song is about a family who loses a child just a few months old. Toward the end of the song, the writer delivers this exhortation: “Can we not wait for one hour, watching for our Savior...

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What would my title be?

As my husband negotiated the sea of glowing red lights in the dusky skylight along Loop 820, I found myself revisiting old thoughts. . The next exit is Beach Street, if we took the exit and turned left it would only be a few stoplights before we are passing th...

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The Details

God is in the details you know. He knit us together in our mother’s womb. He fashioned and created us uniquely just the way we are with our particular gift and strength sets. He has given us a destiny and a purpose that is just our own – no one els...

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