Monthly Archives: May 2011

GLEANINGS from Claudia – Aftermath

“But whatever was to my profit I now consider loss for the sake of Christ.  What is more, I consider everything a loss compared to the surpassing greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Remembering

“I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Grief – Emotional Adrenaline

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.  Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Grief – The Psalms Life

“How long, O LORD? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me? How long must I wrestle with my thoughts and every day have sorrow in my heart? How long will my enemy triumph … Continue reading

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Grief – Surprised by Joy

“You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy, that my heart may sing to you and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give you thanks forever.”  Psalms 30:11-12 Something sweet … Continue reading

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Grief – “At Last I See the Light”

“Now we see but a poor reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known.” 1 Corinthians 13:12 Earlier this week … Continue reading

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Grief – Becky’s Mother’s Day Poem

For Mother’s Day I’m sharing a poem with you that Becky wrote back in high school.  I love this poem and once again thank Becky for writing it! MOTHER Watch eye tired sigh eyes blue sky hue listen ear calm fear … Continue reading

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