We weep for what we have lost, You sing over us what you give as gain At the infants’ first cry, You remind us of your promise All things will be made new, We will yield fruit in our right season. Leaves wither, and strong winds pull them away, But in due time, buds will… Continue reading A Short Verse
I’ve come to the conclusion that I don’t know how to ‘grieve well’ during the holidays because I have convinced myself December is supposed to be perfect. According to my subconscious, December is supposed to be non-stop laughter, and cookies with milk by the tree as the fire crackles nearby.
I want to tell you that in all of this, our faith has not wavered. We have grief and sorrow – but God’s love for us has never come into question. We do not understand – but still, we pray – and remember the promises God has left in scripture for us.