Deanna Baird (Michigan)
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The prudent keep their knowledge to themselves, but a fool’s heart blurts out folly. - Proverbs 12:23 (NIV)
“I can’t imagine how you must feel.” The grief my friend experienced when her husband died was palpable, but I realized there was nothing I could say to make it better. I’ve found that sometimes the insecurity we feel for not saying the “right” thing can lead us to say...
Sometimes God’s greatest comfort comes through our silent presence.
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