Tags: grief

I am His Child
–Marilyn’s Story & Tara’s Story

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Growing up in dysfunctional homes where bullying and oppression were the norm, Marilyn and Tara couldn’t grasp the love of their heavenly Father. Discover how God reached into these women’s lives to help them overcome their difficult past and find their true identity as children of God. Find out more of what the Bible says…

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Victory in death
–Brandon’s Story

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The loss of a loved one, whether sudden or expected, can shake our faith. Yet God can transform even moments of grief into reasons for hope. Learn how a fatal ski accident became a source of faith for many. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Life After Loss: Grieving With Hope.” We…

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Who does God want you to be?
–Matthew’s Story

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When the loss of his older brother thrust Matthew into the role of “man of the house,” he was determined to become the person he—and others—wanted him to be. But the challenges he faced were greater than his resolve alone could overcome. It wasn’t until he turned his life over to the Lord that Matthew…

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An ever-present comfort
–Anne’s Story

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When we face trials and heartaches it can be difficult to experience joy in our journey of faith. Anne, editor of the Our Daily Bread devotional, found that she could be confident that God would sustain her during a difficult season of loss and help her rediscover joy. Find encouragement for whatever you’re facing. Here’s the…

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Though scars remain, there’s healing in Christ
–Bonnie’s Story

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In a split second your life can be forever changed. It was senior picture day and Bonnie’s twin sons headed off to high school in their rural community when the unimaginable happened. Learn how God’s faithfulness abounds, even in the midst of tragedy. Find out more of what the Bible says about “When Tears Remain:…

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Where is God in an F4 tornado?
–Margie’s Story

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When natural disasters strike, the results are often traumatic and can cause people to question God’s goodness. Margie recounts her personal experience surviving a devastating F4 tornado. Be inspired by this captivating story of God’s overwhelming faithfulness in the midst of tragedy. Find out more of what the Bible says about “When Tragedy Strikes.” We…

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“It ain’t over ’til it’s over.”
–Ed’s Story

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What would you do if you received news that you were dying? For Ed, every twitch of his muscles reminds him that a terminal disease is actively destroying his body. Discover how Ed has found hope in the face of fear and death. Gain insight and inspiration for whatever trials may come your way. Find…

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Facing the agony that engulfed her
–Marjorie’s Story

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Sometimes the twists and turns on life’s road can cause us to question God or the path He’s laid out for us. Marjorie recounts how God led her safely down an unknown and unpredictable road after she lost her husband and her son in the same year. We would like to thank Maranatha Bible &…

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An ever-present comfort
–Anne’s Story

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When we face trials and heartaches, it can be difficult to experience joy in our journey of faith. Anne, managing editor of the Our Daily Bread devotional, found that she could be confident that God would sustain her during a difficult season of loss and help her rediscover joy. Find encouragement for whatever you’re facing.

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