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Like Broken Shells on a Beach

“The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit” (Psalm 34:18)

Myrtle beach differs from the Gulf beaches: No Sandpipers, Rock Doves, Sanderlings, Laughing Gulls seen putting on morality plays at Myrtle Beach. 1,147 more words


Make Me Broken

When I was growing up, I had this Pooh Bear doll. You know the kind, the doll that had been around longer than you had. Well this Pooh Bear was very well-loved. 1,580 more words

Hope in the Midst of Heartache: the Book of Ruth

You are faithfully serving the Lord until . . . suffering comes your way and derails you. Some of us get right back on track and jump in with both feet plodding along, hoping our service will cover our hurt. 388 more words


Near to the Brokenhearted

“The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart.

God is nigh unto them (with reverence be it spoken), God takes so much complacency in the company of such, that he cannot endure to have them far from him; he must have them always under his eyes; as for these broken ones, he will be sure not to leave them long, nor go far from them, but will be ready at hand to set their bones, to bind up their wounds to keep them from festering. 256 more words


Valleys to Rivers: Family and Friends

Over a year ago I wrote a guest post for a friend’s blog about showing love to a mom who has lost a baby.  Today I want to expand on that a little and share some things that our family and friends did to support us that made such a difference. 592 more words

A Time To Grieve

Bigger than the boogey man

So I waited until “middle age” to become a fan of a cartoon. Yes, I like to talk to tomatoes and a squash can make me smile. 406 more words

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