Category Archives: Death & Dying

Blue Baby

In her time of passing, my grandmother was comforted by the son who wasn’t expected to live when he was born. Continue reading

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Gritty Conversation

A mundane conversation at a rock pile leads to conviction of the heart and inspiration. Continue reading

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A Strange Memorial

No matter how strange it may seem, I think doing a mud run was a perfect way to honor someone like my mother. Continue reading

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Mark Phillips & The Last Ride

Sometimes, you don’t even realize the last time you do something. Other times, every detail is etched into memory. Continue reading

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A Winter’s Wondering

Just about every winter since I was a little kid, I’ve wondered what it would be like to freeze to death. Hope I never find out! Continue reading

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Talking Toward the Darkness

Deep conversation with good friends always seems to make even the darkest times a bit brighter. Continue reading

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Love That Lasts Beyond All Passings

As the night’s get cooler and cooler, we know that frost will be here sooner than we want. But for those who revere the Lord, there is love that lasts beyond all passings. Continue reading

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On the Passing of David Miley

There is always grief in loss but there is some comfort in knowing a loved one is beyond pain and suffering. There is greater comfort in knowing we will see them again. Continue reading

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Visiting Dorothy During the Plague of 2020

Visiting through the screen of an open window and at least hearing a loved one’s voice is sure better than some of the other choices. Continue reading

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Black Saturday

How awful it must have been for Jesus’s disciples on the day after his death! Continue reading

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