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Prayers for Missing Malaysia Plane MH370

My heart goes out to the families of those who are waiting for any sign of the missing Malaysia plane. How does one deal with so much grief and pain especially not knowing what exactly happened? How does one pray when they don’t know what to say? I can only think some must have some … Continue reading

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Death in the Family Causes us to Think About Heaven

I had a death in the family this week. After all the losses I’ve experienced, each death just reminds me how short our time really is. Life is fleeting, a passing in the wind. My heart is saddened for those who were closest to him. My brother-in-law was too young to die. Over the years, I’ve … Continue reading

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How to Deal with the Loss of a Pet

Have you ever lost a pet? The grief over the death of a pet can be as real as losing a family member. Pets grow up with us. They develop an unforgettable bond with us. When we lose our pet, we grieve over that special bond. We lost our best friend, we lost our baby, … Continue reading

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Coping with Tragedy and Finding Hope After Loss

What occurred in Newtown Connecticut should never have happened, but it did. How can we help others who are coping with such tragedies?  How can those who suffered so much loss be able to pick up and move on with their lives? There’s no easy answer to these questions. Their loss is overwhelming and the … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words for Someone Who Has Lost a Loved One

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 A dear … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson Doctor Found Guilty

He sat in the courtroom without any emotion as the verdict was read, Dr. Conrad Murray, found guilty for involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson. Jackson Doctor Found Guilty The jury returned Monday to continue their deliberations. In a few short hours they reached a verdict. The media covering the event was tuned in and … Continue reading

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Show your hearts show some love

Show your hearts to world. Show your hearts for the Berry children. In a story out of Houston Texas, the children of Joshua and Robin Berry are recovering from a fatal car accident. The crash happened July 2 when their van was hit head on. Both parents, Joshua and Robin died at the scene. Their … Continue reading

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Woman dies at desk, but nobody notices – Chicago Sun-Times

Have we become complacent? Are we so busy in our lives that we don’t see what is going on around us? I don’t have the answers. I only have questions. And I’m sure this family would like answers. It becomes an outrage, to hear a story like this one. If it were my mom, my … Continue reading

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Moving On

I just read a post today about someone who is moving on with her life. After years of struggling, she is moving on. What a great reminder that moving on is a segway into another chapter in our lives. We cannot stay still or remain stagnant in our lives. By remaining stuck, we will never get … Continue reading

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They Don’t Make Them – Like That Anymore!

Lately, I find myself travelling back in time. Arrows have led me down different paths. It’s been several months since my Mom’s passing & I have been going through some of her things. As Christmas nears, it’s been a clearing out sort of thing. However, during this time, I’ve taken a step back to observe … Continue reading

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