Resilience

Resilience Part 3: Focusing on Heaven

I find there is no better motivation to be resilient during times of loss, abandonment and pain than focusing on heaven.   Heaven is where I’ll meet God face to face.  Heaven is where I will be safe from harm because I’ll finally be home where my soul is destined to be.  Heaven is so important… Continue reading Resilience Part 3: Focusing on Heaven

Resilience

Resilience Part 2: Getting help from my friends

What would you think if I sang out of tune, would you stand up and walk out on me? This is the first line of the song, With A Little Help From My Friends, written by the Beatles and released in 1967 on their album called Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band. Oh, how I… Continue reading Resilience Part 2: Getting help from my friends

Resilience

Resilience Part 1: Recharging with God’s Word

With all the loss I have experienced in the past several months, I’ve been thinking a lot about the word resilience.  Of the top 5 stressors in life, I can check off the top 3 that have occurred in my life in the past two months.  The losses came quickly:  My sister died, Kevin and… Continue reading Resilience Part 1: Recharging with God’s Word