Jon C. Goeringer (Maryland, USA)
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We who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever. Therefore encourage one another with these words. - 1 Thessalonians 4:17-18 (NIV)
My son Ted died in a car wreck in March of 1978. It has been a long time, and though some folks say you get over it, you don’t; you just learn to live with it. I remember the night he died. I said to my wife, “I want to...
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