Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away. (Mat. 24:35)

by Claudia Finnegan Regardless of what is going on in our lives, change is inevitable! Some of the changes are sorrowful, some are joyful. This year in particular has brought additional community stressors of tornadoes, hurricanes, a presidential election, civil unrest, and a worldwide pandemic. Two years ago, I went to Knoxville, TN, to celebrate …

Holidays ~ Survival or Defeat? (no surviving children)

by Kay Bevington Editor’s Note: Although Kay wrote this article especially for parents with no surviving children, everyone will find useful information for coping with the upcoming holiday season. The forthcoming holidays are often the most difficult times of the year for bereaved parents, now childless and other bereaved people. I have some suggestions that will …

Give Thanks!

by Chris Christopherson While Corrie Ten Boom was living in a German concentration camp, her entire body became infested with lice, making a bad situation worse. She complained about it one day, and her sister reminded her of the Bible verse that says, “In everything give thanks.” She challenged Corrie to give thanks for the …