The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart: Psalm 34:18 KJV My husband passed away on Valentine’s Day, 2011. He had been battling a rare blood cancer for over four years. In November, 2010, it became apparent that the only chance to save his life would be to undergo a bone […]
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“What is it like, Sherry?” Have you been asked this question about your widowhood? I am at the point on this road that people feel more comfortable asking me. What is it like to lose your husband, friend, soulmate? I have given a lot of thought to this, and the best description I can give […]
For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:11 KJV Christmas 2016 – six Christmases without Bill. He loved Christmas! The lights, the family gatherings, the movies, the friends, celebrating, surprises…all of it! Christmas with Bill brought belief and wonder into our home as early […]
I am worn out from my groaning. All night long I flood my bed with weeping and drench my couch with tears. Psalm 6:6 NIV Do you ever have those days? I’ve been having a string of them. Close together. One after the other. I’m so tired. I’m tired of the journey. Just wiped out. […]
How long wilt thou forget me, O Lord? Forever? How long wilt thou hide thy face from me? How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? How long shall mine enemy be exalted over me? Consider and hear me, O Lord my God; lighten mine eyes lest I […]
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold , all things are become new. 2 Corinthians 5:17 KJV It’s been five years and seven months since my husband, Bill, got promoted to Heaven. When he let go of my hand and took the Savior’s hand […]
Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away. James 4:14 NASB You owe me $20! We used to say that all the time when my husband was alive. We often ate dinner with my best friend, his best friend, and our […]
Sometimes our favorite articles are written by our own hand. God speaks to us mightily as we pray over what He wants us to say to you. Often, He moves deeply in our hearts and minds as we root out the words to share. Today is a perfect instance of that truth. Please join us […]
And He[Jesus] said, “Come!” And Peter got out of the boat, and walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But seeing the wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried out, “Lord, save me!” Immediately Jesus stretched out His hand and took hold of him, and said to him, “You of little faith, why did […]
O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt. Matthew 26:39 KJV It seemed like deja vu…I’d been here before…different doctor…different patient…but I’d been here before. I had heard the diagnosis before; only this time, I know what is coming…I know what […]
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