Reaching Out

The lessons learned from loss instill in us greater understanding of pain, empathy, and compassion. As we reach out with experience and understanding to help others who are suffering we often find additional personal healing and a new found purpose in life after loss. Reaching out to help others helps to prepare us to move forward.

To the Rescue
We can all help one another. We should always be anxiously engage in seeking to rescue those in need.
Chi Hong Wong

Being a Light
Don’t shine so others can see you, Shine so that through you, others can see Him.
C.S. Lewis

  From the Editors Desk

  1. A year after my blog went viral

    Last year at this time I said a prayer.  I had been having intense feelings that I needed to share my story with people, but I didn’t really know how.  I had tried several different things, but nothing much ever materialized.  I prayed about these strong feelings for several years and I was out...
  2. Be a Light

         Let Your Light So Shine… How can I be so different from 15 months ago?  How can one single event, encompassing only a few minutes so completely and utterly changed me? Today I had a conversation with my two relators that I had not planned on having that took...

  Real Stories

Rather than focus on her medical condition, Brittany has found comfort in serving others and trusting in the Lord.  Her example has lifted countless others.

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  1. Finding Your Purpose

    Finding Your Purpose

    Since my husband, Paul, died I have had moments of wondering why on earth Heavenly Father kept me here and took him. In all honesty, I always saw him as the better parent. He was better at so many things. Maybe that is why he was called home and I...

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  2. Proceed to the Route

    Proceed to the Route

    This summer while driving to a speaking engagement in Morgan, Utah, we ran into some road construction. The detour caused us to have to ride on the other side of a widely divided highway. My phone began to panic—Siri kept yelling, “Proceed to the route! Proceed to the route!!!” as...

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  3. Absolutely Not

    Absolutely Not

    It seems— just about when you have things figured out in life, something new comes up to change it all. I have always taken pride in my creations—including the ones that were only in my mind. I like to have a plan and I look forward to crossing things off...

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