Marti Williams (Tennessee)
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Jesus said, “Everyone then who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock.” - Matthew 7:24 (NRSV)
Following years of declining health, Daddy’s death was not unexpected, but it felt like the earth had shifted under my feet. I felt as if I were no longer standing on firm, level ground.
The funeral took place in the church Daddy attended all of his life, the same church...
What do my words and actions reveal about my faith in God?
Those grieving the loss of a parent
Respond by posting a prayer.
While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”