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  • Martin Short, I Must Say develop that muscle again
    Martin Short, I Must Say develop that muscle again
    “I’m one of five kids and at the age of five my oldest brother died at the age of 12 (car accident). At 17 my mother died (cancer), and at the age of 20 my father died. I had a ‘happy gene’ but there I was in all this. In...
  • Grief awareness
    Grief Awareness Day
    Today is Children’s Grief Awareness day. This day of awareness was created in 2008 so all people can become more understanding and sympathetic to the experiences of a young child who loses a parent through death.Grief Awareness Day is the...
  • Grief and getting through the holidays
    Grief and getting through the holidays
    As Thanksgiving and Christmas approach, holiday music fills the airwaves. For those who have lost a loved one, Christmas songs like "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" are an unwelcome reminder of the grief that fills our days...
  • Forget Me Not - A Devotion
    Forget Me Not - A Devotion
    Psalm 103:1-4 (NLT)Let all that I am praise the LORD; with my whole heart, I will praise his holy name. Let all that I am praise the LORD; may I never forget the good things he does for me. He forgives all my sins and heals all my diseases. He...
  • How we grieve
    Grief and how we cope
    In a 6 week period, Katie had what she called, “the bottom of my world fall out,” She had lost her mother, unexpectedly, and then 4 weeks almost to the day, she watched as life support was removed for her Aunt who suffered life ending...
  • King and Griffin
    'The Line Between': Stories from between here and there
    This is a collection of eleven unrelated stories, including "Two Hearts," the sequel to author Peter S. Beagle’s most popular book, the 1968 novel, The Last Unicorn. The author gives the reader a short introduction to each story...
  • The Hardest Peace by Kara Tippetts
    Finding God in Life’s Hardest Moments
    Life can be a roller coaster, with unexpected twists and turns. But when things go wrong and you enter a freefall, how do you cling to grace in the midst of fear and disappointment? In her new book, The Hardest Peace: Expecting Grace in the Midst...
  • Maria Dancing Heart teaching at OLLI (Sed.) tomorrow & presenting in NM weekend
    Maria Dancing Heart teaching at OLLI (Sed.) tomorrow & presenting in NM weekend
    Maria Dancing Heart Hoaglund will be teaching what will likely be her last class at the Osher Life-Long Learning Institute (OLLI) tomorrow morning, from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Here are the details:Death as a Peak ExperienceThis class will help...
  • Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman
    Keith Urban Cancels Shows to Support his wife Nicole Kidman
    Nashville, TNKeith Urban just announced on his Facebook page that he has to cancel his shows this weekend to rush off to Australia to be with his wife while she prepares to lay her father to rest.This is what Keith posted on his Facebook page:...
  • Realizing the stages of grief can help during times of loss or struggle
    Realizing the stages of grief can help during times of loss or struggle
    Every day millions of people face some loss, disaster or major disappointment.Death of a loved one, breakup of a relationship, loss of a job, or failing at a significant goal are but a few examples. Even the loss of a Friday night football game...
  • Funny faces of Sawg
    Grieving our furry friends
    Last week my little "Sawg" left this world after a freak accident caused his death. Though firefighters worked on him heroically for some time, it was just too late. I was so impressed with their true compassion for a stranger and his...
  • Planting Tears - A Devotion
    Planting Tears - A Devotion
    Psalm 126:4-6 (NLT)Restore our fortunes, LORD, as streams renew the desert. Those who plant in tears will harvest with shouts of joy. They weep as they go to plant their seed, but they sing as they return with the harvest.What is this feeling that...
  • Grief Awareness 2014
    Grief Awareness Day August 30, 2014; make it happen here!
    Grief the Unspoken is petitioning President Obama to haveAugust 30, 2014 declared as National Grief Awareness Day. http://www.change.org/petitions/president-of-the-united-states-we-are-asking-for-the-opportunity-to-have-national-grief-awareness...
  • "I Will Praise You in the Storm: The Story of Stephen and Holly Deaubé, a Journey of Faith," by Danny L. Deaube
    "Stephen and Holly, a Journey of Faith," by Danny L. Deaube
    Danny L. Deaube' and his wife Bonnie retired in Oregon where he penned I Will Praise You in the Storm, atrue story of medical trauma, organ donation and illness when two of Danny and Bonnie's four children were diagnosed with familial...
  • I Will Praise You in the Storm: The Story of Stephen and Holly Deaubé, a Journey of Faith, by Danny L. Deaube
    'I Will Praise You in the Storm, a Journey of Faith,' by Danny L. Deaube,
    Danny L. Deaube' and his wife Bonnie retired in Oregon where he penned I Will Praise You in the Storm, atrue story of medical trauma, organ donation and illness when two of Danny and Bonnie's four children were diagnosed with familial...