Tag: grief


24
Jul 2018
The Healing of Grateful-ness

As we mentioned and brought before God on Sunday, our church community and the community of Dunn have experienced a lot of loss lately and there are many among us that are on the journey of grief.  The journey of grief was not foreign to the psalmist.  Though sometimes less familiar, many of the psalms in the Bible are psalms of lament.  Some of these psalms share vivid imagery of one’s sorrow and grief.  Take Psalm 6, for example, O Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger, or discipline me in......

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22
Jul 2018
Gathering for Healing & Wholeness

Come all who are weary… Have you experienced a loss over the past few months or year? Sure, you’re trying to move on through the daily routine of work and busy-ness. Yet, do you have a sense that deep down you are still trying to recover from an experience of loss or hurt? Maybe you – like me (Pastor Jason) – need to tend to your heart, mind, and soul. Maybe healing is still needed. Maybe there are still some seeds of hope that need planting. Maybe there is a place of......

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17
Jul 2018
Love and Grief

This has been a season of grief for many members of our church family, in various ways.  Grief is natural and grief is heavy. Some are experiencing the death of a friend way too early.  What do we do with the emptiness?  Some are trying to figure out what happened to their loved one.  Why so quickly?  Some are experiencing the loneliness of not being able to reach out to one they loved one more time.  Where are you?   Some are remembering the way things once were. How do you handle all......

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18
Sep 2017
Digging Deep

Freeway, Week 2 – Awareness – Pulling Back the Curtain of Your Life Devotion 1 Take some time to consider the following questions. Write down your top 3 answers for each one, even if they are duplicate answers (especially if they are duplicate answers!). What is causing you to worry right now? What are you concerned about right now? What causes you stress? What is keeping you up at night? Are there any connections between the things you wrote down? What do you notice about your answers? During Sunday’s Message, Pastor Jason......

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