Faith & Healing from Grief

Often our faith and spiritual belief’s are shaken to the core following the death of a loved one particularly if it is someone who has died at a young age.  We ask why?  How could a loving God make this happen?  Often we are angry at our God for taking away our loved one.

To me this is where having faith comes in, faith is trusting in the unknown or unproven.  Faith is knowing and accepting life as it is.    As the author Mike Dooley so appropriately states, “Faith acknowledges that you’re not faced… Continue reading

The Shack – A Story of Heartache To Healing

If you haven’t read the book, “The Shack”, I highly recommend it to everyone.  It is a loving story of a man’s journey through grief, faith and forgiveness.  He finds strength to  face his great sadness and come to a new understanding about life, love and beyond.   I don’t want to say more for those who haven’t read it yet, but it is a real page turner.

Today I had the honor of meeting the author, William Paul Young at a book signing event and later that evening to hear him speak.  His personal… Continue reading