My Book is Finished

My book, Never Ceasing: God’s Faithfulness in Grief, is now available for purchase. Buy Now I began writing in early 2016 just after Hans left us for Heaven and started publishing this blog in September of that year. Just about five years later (almost to the day) my book is now ready to share in…… Continue reading My Book is Finished

Anton Chekhov | Misery

I was deep into a collection of short stories written by Anton Chekhov when I turned the page and was confronted with a story entitled Grief. I briefly considered skipping it, but I am so glad I didn’t. Mr. Chekhov understands a bereaved parent’s compelling need to talk about their loss. Every public domain site I…… Continue reading Anton Chekhov | Misery

Book Review: ‘Not By Accident’ by Isabel Fleece

I cannot say enough good things about this book.  I read it over and over in the early months after Hans left us and was greatly encouraged.  Mrs. Fleece is a wise and gentle woman whose writing style is both comforting and instructional. Not By Accident: What I Learned from My Son’s Untimely Death tells…… Continue reading Book Review: ‘Not By Accident’ by Isabel Fleece

Book Review: The Glory of Heaven by John MacArthur

Anyone who has lost a loved one wants to know where that person is now.  For the believer in Jesus, to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord 2 Cor 5:8.  But where is that?  And what is it like there?  And what are they doing up there right now,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Glory of Heaven by John MacArthur

Book Review: From Grief to Glory by James W. Bruce III

This book is one of the first I wept through in the early days after Hans went Home to be with the Lord.  I had purchased a copy some years ago for a friend, never dreaming I would someday need the profound encouragement it offers. James Bruce begins this book by sharing his own story…… Continue reading Book Review: From Grief to Glory by James W. Bruce III