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Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

Beatitudes: Matthew 5:3-11

Blessed Are Those who Mourn

 

Verse 4:

Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. (NRSV)

You’re blessed when you feel you’ve lost what is most dear to you. 179 more words

Suffering And Intimacy With God

Taking another stab at it

Facing the prospect of my own death, I started this blog to explore my experience with death, and to explore my understanding of life, death and the afterlife (should such a thing exist).I got as far, chronologically, as my grandparents’ and my mother’s death, life sort of got in the way. 1,397 more words

Memoir

MOM IN HOSPICE CARE

Hospice is about providing care and physical, as well as emotional, comfort and support once active treatment is no longer being sought for a life-limiting condition. 747 more words

Caring For Mom And Dad

How to Love a Dying Friend

I met my friend – I will call her Gigi because she reminded me of a ‘60s actress – a little more than a year before she was diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer. 1,369 more words

Religion

Regrets and Guilt

Regrets and guilt can weigh you down. Unless you are perfect, it is easy to find something to regret or feel guilty about. If you carry these weights around, what will it prove, what will it change? 132 more words

Hope

Supported We Hang In There!

 

 

 

THIS AMAZING ROCK FORMATION IS CALLED “CHAPEL ROCK. THE TREE YOU SEE ON THE ROCK IS ONLY KEPT ALIVE BY THE ROOT BRIDGE ON THE LEFT. 455 more words

Life Journeys