Entries by Sherry Rickard

A Great Love

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 […]

Christmas 2016

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 […]

Weary From the Journey

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. […]

I Am Made New

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 […]

He Will Clean It Up

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 […]

Lost At Sea – Focus on Christ

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 […]