When the news of my son’s death hit my soul, it felt like I was plowing full sprint into an unmovable brick wall. It threw me back, and I landed hard on my back. As the wind left my lungs, a shock overtook my whole being.
Dark clouds roll over the land. Thunder rumbles across the hills. The valleys tremble at the roar. Drops of rain wash over the rocks. I lift my head to the sky. I fall on bended knee. Anguish washes over me. Wetness like rivers flow. Tears fall from dim eyes. My face is awash by the […]
A spiritual wind blows through my soul and flutters the curtains of eternity. From the corner of my peripheral vision, I catch a glimpse of heaven. A tear catches in my throat, and a shout of praise lifts from my spirit as I raise my hands in complete awe at the splendor I glimpsed from afar.
As my fingers tap out the words, my heart shatters in a million pieces. “Why” scrolls through my head like a billboard. But, unfortunately, no real answers are forthcoming. Has the world stopped? Has time stood still? Are the weeks still going?