Fuzzy Thoughts of David

Tag: Grief

  • The Last Goodbye Revisited

    Grief is a funny thing. As a pastor, I’ve read about grief, I’ve studied it and I’ve watched people go through it. Yet, I am still surprised. I was surprised this morning to find myself in tears after a dream I had about my father. My father died in September. Here it is in May…

  • The Last Goodbye

    It was the last goodbye. The only thing was, I didn’t know it at the time. My father seemed like he was feeling better. It had been a week since we learned the news that he had cancer. Before that, he simply wasn’t feeling right. After a couple of weeks of feeling bad he decided…

  • Life Sucks. Suck it up and Move On.

    The title comes from the last section of the article… So, if you are in a good mood, this is a good read…if not…well, perhaps you don’t have to read it :) All kidding aside, the point is basically that while life is good, it can also be painful. Sometimes in a world that is…

  • Nothing Tougher…

    We sat there each knowing what the report would bring but unable to bring ourselves to deal with the realities. We wanted to hang on to hope even though all hope was gone. She had been in ICU for two days. The pressure on her brain was at 120, it was suppose to be 20-30.…

  • As a pastor, one of the things I get to do is perf…

    As a pastor, one of the things I get to do is perform a funeral. At first, funerals really bothered me. However, now, I feel more comfortable. I am glad that I can serve in the capacity to help someone or a family through a time of grief. After all, death isn’t the end, but…