Many Christians propose answers – it was their time, it’s all part of God’s plan, etc. Yet none of those really help with the grieving. None of those sufficiently explains why a faithful woman, a young healthy man, or an innocent little child leave us. The truth is we live in a messed up world. In this world, innocent children die every day in accidents, from disease, or at the hands of another. In this world, killers roam free, addicts savor their next score and evil permeates the world. As Christians, we know that this world is not our stopping point.Read the rest at my wife's blog.
Friday, August 16, 2013
Some words about grief
...from someone who knows of what she speaks: