How many of us have found ourselves, standing high on our tiptoes and straining with all our might, peering over the fence we stand behind, desperate to see what’s on the other side? Whether our fence is our marriage, our work, our faith, our friendships … Continue readingIs the Grass Always Greener on the Other Side?
“Father, into thy hands I commit my spirit!” Luke 23:46 The last seven words of Christ. Here, upon the Cross, is the Word made Flesh. The second Person of the Holy Trinity. The Redeemer, the Savior, Love and Mercy Itself. And from His Sacred lips … Continue readingComplete Surrender
Of all the memories I have, I ran from one memory in particular for decades, its wreckage surfacing periodically in the waters of my soul – ugly pieces covered in sharp barnacles, full of wormholes, severely waterlogged. … Continue readingMemories on the Other Side of Our Humanity
I had attended the group a few months prior to share information about a mental health support group I help to run in the local area, as I know first hand how depression and anxiety can be unwelcome friends to grief and sorrow in the lives of those undergoing significant changes after losing a loved one. … Continue readingMay Her Soul Rest in Peace, O Lord