Why Am I So Sad?
page The Purpose of Grief
God built the grief response into us for the purpose of mentally, emotionally and spiritually processing loss-producing events. Those events are integrated into our altered world, and help us move on to a state of greater strength, resourcefulness, resilience and faith. If we are not willing to face the grieving process, or if we try a short-cut, we’ll be left adrift in our sea of pain, never reaching the shores of healing that the Lord intends for us.
As drill instructors repeatedly remind your husband during basic training, “Pain is simply weakness leaving the body!” In a similar fashion, “Tears are a way God has provided for sadness to leave our body.” If we resist this mechanism, our sorrow may never lose its intensity.
8 Ways We Nag Our Husbands (and Didn't Even Know...There are some not-so-obvious ways we tend to nag our husbands...can you identify...
8 Things Your Child Needs to Know About SexReady to have a serious talk with your child about sex? Here is the best advice.
7 Things a Man Really Wants in a RelationshipHave you ever wondered what's important to a man? Well wonder no more - here...
10 Ways Courtship Is Different Than DatingCourtship is a season of discovery between two people who are trying to determine...