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comfort people in their grief

5 Powerful Songs that Will Comfort People in their Grief

Creating a playlist for my upcoming Where Did My Sweet Grandma Go? launch party has really calmed my anxious heart this week. Music soothed my soul after losing my mother to early onset Alzheimer’s disease, and I’ve enjoyed finding therapeutic, uplifting music that speaks of Heaven, God’s creation and eternal love to accompany my new children’s book about legacy and hope. …

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Why Permission to Grieve is Important for Growth

My mother left me ill prepared to grieve. I remember standing at the closed door of my mother’s walk-in closet, as a young child, listening to her cry, on more than one occasion. Years later, I know that she was trying to protect me from the depths of her grief, as she struggled to survive a second trimester …

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