Category Archives: Fear of death

Take a closer look at 21 subjects!

An in-depth look at 21 subjects. Continue reading

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Deeply acquainted with your death

Are you dancing lightly on the surface of the earth and ready to leave at a moment’s notice? Continue reading

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How should we understand death?

Consider ten truths about death revealed in the Bible. Continue reading

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The Almighty has terrified me

Trusting in the goodness of God’s providential hand even when I can’t see it. Continue reading

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5 purposes of pain (C. S. Lewis)

C. S. Lewis gave us helpful insights into pain before he left this world to go to the place where “there will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain” (Revelation 21:4). It was good for me to revisit his reflections on pain. Continue reading

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Communicating with the dead

The agony of losing loved ones and not hearing their voices can be excruciating. We miss them deeply and long to see them and be with them again. Continue reading

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Hope large enough to overcome death

Where is there hope sufficiently encompassing to enable us to know that all our pain and suffering has not been in vain? Continue reading

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Allured by love

He promises to draw us apart, for there he can best deal with us, and this separated place is not to be a Paradise, but a wilderness, since in such a place… Continue reading

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When the storms hit…

Truths to carry and guide us in difficult times. Continue reading

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Nine things to know about widows

wise words of advice for those who care. Continue reading

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