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Can We Just Stop and Mourn?

I don’t know why this story impacted me so much.  As dark as the news can be, why did this one stand out? Is it because it happened on live television? Was it because it was so out of the blue? Maybe because no one was able to brace themselves for it.  After all, it … Continue reading

Good Grief
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Good Grief

The minister closes his Bible.  Black clad family members shake his hand and whisper thank you.  Quietly the crowd moves away from the graveside.  It’s an all too familiar scene for many of us.  A life has been celebrated.  A death has been mourned.  A family has said goodbye. I am no stranger to funerals.  … Continue reading