Category: Grief and Loss

Eulogy of a Stillborn Baby

When my daughter Cara was stillborn at 41 weeks, I felt the pressing need for her funeral service to be recorded. At the time, our other daughters were only two

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Cultivating Faith During Infertility

Confession time: sometimes I miss God’s nudges. Sometimes I sense the Holy Spirit whispering to me, prompting me to take some kind of action: listen, learn, pray about something, pray

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Like Phantom Limbs: Beyond Pain when a Baby Dies

There’s a phenomenon called ‘phantom limbs’. It refers to the sensation that a missing or amputated limb is still attached, even though the limb itself is physically gone. This experience

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A Gift

This post was originally shared on Facebook, 29 September, 2017. “You go before me and follow me. You place your hand of blessing on my head.” Psalm 139:5 It’s that

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