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[God] comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. - 2 Corinthians 1:4 (NIV)

The death of my two-year-old granddaughter followed by the death of my only child 23 months later left me in a wilderness of grief that had my soul searching for answers. Why? Why them? Why me? How do I survive this? What do you want from me, God?
I searched...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, thank you for being with us during our deepest grief. Help us to trust you through the pain. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Job 1:18-22

Thought for the Day

God is present even inmy deepest grief.

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Parents who survive their children


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