Category: death

Cremation or burial?

March 28, 2018 | 36 comments

I had a woman ask me if cremation was okay for the body once she passed on. She was concerned that there might be a connection between what happened to the body here on earth and what happened to her

Life is Eternal

November 13, 2014 | 22 comments

I like the below phrasing that came from one explaining her understanding of eternal life and how death never happens to the person passing on. “Death is the experience of the on-looker, never of the person said to be dead.”

Choose Victory, Not Defeat

March 12, 2014 | 9 comments

This quote got me to thinking… “Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.” ~ Roger Crawford There are times when defeat appears real. For instance, if someone does everything they know to live, and they die. Did

When I thought I lost my wife

December 6, 2013 | 126 comments

One evening, a couple of months ago, my wife complained of suddenly not feeling well before we went to bed. We prayed together, and the issue settled down. It seemed like no big deal. I fell asleep. An hour later,

Where is your belief placed?

June 21, 2013 | 2 comments

I was studying the story of Jesus and Jairus’ daughter in the New Testament, and was struck by Jesus’ response to Jairus after it was announced that the youngster had died. The story states, “While Jesus was still speaking, someone