Monthly Archives: October 2015

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Storm

The storms of life sometimes gather way too close. Several years ago my son was killed in a severe thunderstorm. His car hydroplaned, hit a tree, and then slid down a deep ravine. I’ve also lost parents, friends, and other … Continue reading

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What is Death?

The Bible refers to death as sleep; or being asleep. “…When I awake, I am still with you” (Psalms 139:18) Death (deth)–noun The act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions … Continue reading

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Drowning in our Grief

It’s understandable that parents of students in a college in Oregon are so rattled. In a recent massacre, ten students died, and seven were injured. Someone known either personally, or locally, was lost. It’s a tragedy that can never be … Continue reading

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Outrageous Emotions

I was angry. I was incensed. I was outraged. Why had this happened? My son was dead. Why him? Why now? These emotions, and more, followed the car crash that ended my son Matthew‘s life in 2004. But how does … Continue reading

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Survivor Dynamics

What is Survivor Dynamics? It’s  for those who struggle with the death of a loved one, or struggle with an abusive relationship. Who, but God, can provide what’s needed to survive? This website is dedicated to those who need positive reinforcement … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October has been designated Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And to all of us who understand the importance of removing even the threat of violence from our path, that end can’t be soon enough. It’s easy to spot a victim of … Continue reading

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Seasons of Life

When my son was killed in a car crash in 2004, I was devastated. But shortly following the news, I sat down at my computer and composed this poem. Everything damaging in my life then converged, but this event was … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Month

October has been designated Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And to all of us who understand the importance of removing even the threat of violence from our path, that end can’t be soon enough. It’s easy to spot a victim of … Continue reading

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