The blood drips
It’s dark and menacing
Need a fenced-in crib
For the day of reckoning
Legs cannot stand upright
While the blood circles about… 29 more words
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
— C. S. Lewis, A Grief Observed, 15.
My historic Christian faith and worldview teach me that God has good reasons for allowing evil, pain, and suffering in the good world that he created.525 more words
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