The Sting of Death

“He must have known something was wrong because he pulled off the road. But by the time anyone got there, he was gone.” “She must have been getting ready for bed and her heart stopped.” “He never woke up.” “He died while picking strawberries.” I have heard all these statements. They are the accounts of … More The Sting of Death

Why not me?

Last night, my husband had a really bad headache.  He does get migraines, but this was different–just a bad headache.  It started at supper and he took a pill. Later, after picking up kids in the church van, leading Wednesday night prayer meeting and taking kids home, we were watching some TV when I looked … More Why not me?

Ready to Die? Really?

Several years ago, there was a pastor who was having difficulties in his ministry—so much so, that he was moving to another ministry.  At that particular time, we were at a highpoint in our ministry.  I remember one of our children saying, “How can they be so excited about leaving?  I’d die if we had … More Ready to Die? Really?

Your Living Legacy

Our lives are ordered by the Lord, and He does this through people and circumstances which He sends our way. This week has been a flurry of activity in a kaleidoscope of directions, which is probably true for most of us; however, dealing with death does not drop into the schedule every week. A dear … More Your Living Legacy