Entries by Elizabeth Dyer

When Things Aren’t What They Seemed

Secrets. What do we do with hurtful information we find out about our late husbands? Recently we received a private message from one of our readers about a very difficult subject. She had discovered some damaging information about her husband after his death. How should she handle this situation? I had a similar discussion with […]

Share Your Story-Guest Post For Us!

You have a story. A story penned by God Himself. What is it? You may be a newer widow or a seasoned one. Whichever the case, God might just be prompting YOU to share part of your journey with other widows through our ministry by guest blogging for us. If you keep a journal, turn […]

When the Shoe is On the Other Foot

My cell phone rang one afternoon. I glanced at the caller ID and saw it was one of my “widow sisters”. Our “small talk” was cut short when she jumped right into the reason for her calling. She felt awful because of a friendship that has been wounded. Remember all the times you have struggled […]

The Other Side of the Sob

Today we welcome our sister and former team writer Ami Wickiser to our blog. At the end of Ami’s post is a link for more information if you would like to guest blog for us. ​I watched her greet person after person, carried along by evident grace. She wanted it to be a celebration instead of a […]

But If Not: Deliverance, Doubts, and Devotion

If this be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of your hand, O king. But if not, be it known to you, O king, that we will not serve your gods or worship the golden image that you have set […]

What I Want or What Is Best?

Valentine’s Day. Along with our anniversary, this is one of those days on the calendar that we widows dread. Can we just skip this day? Pretend it doesn’t exist? One Valentine memory I have is when my husband, who rarely brought me flowers, had flowers delivered by some internet big-name company. They came nearly dead! […]

My New Life Calls

Please welcome our guest Erica Kosal today! Erica Kosal, PhD is an author, biology professor and mom to two young children. Erica lost her husband in June of 2014 after six years of fighting neurological chronic Lyme disease with overlapping ALS symptoms.  Erica has written two books that highlight her relationship with Christ and the power of […]

A New Word for a New Year

Galatians 3:11 (The Message) The person who lives in right relationship with God does it by EMBRACING what God arranges for him. My mouth fell open. I sat in shock as the speaker seemed to look directly at me. How could she have known what God had been doing in my life for the past […]