Tag Archive: grief

(Hopefully) Comforting Thoughts In the Face of Death…

Officiated the interment ceremony of a dear saint recently, a beloved 88 year old prayer warrior who endured the death of both her husbands and almost single-handedly raised her five children. As I… Continue reading

Is God Happy?

1. Is God happy?   Great question! Here are some thoughts on this:   Yes!   A. Matthew 25:23 NIV: “His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful… Continue reading

Words of Encouragement at the Funeral of A Teen Suicide…

Ephesians 3:16-19 I pray that out of His glorious riches He may strengthen you with power through His Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. … Continue reading

Reflections On My Dearly Departed Dad…

Isaiah 46:4 NIV1984: “Even to your old age and gray hairs I am He, I am He who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you. I will sustain you and I will rescue you.” 1. God Sustained And Carried… Continue reading

Though Sorrows Well And Flood Like Lunar Tides…

Though sorrows well and flood like lunar tides And evil settles in a sieging war; My LORD, my strength, shall shield me on all sides- Encamped around, behind me, and before   Though… Continue reading