Category Archives: Grief and Grieving

Audiobook now available!

The newest addition to the Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love series has been expanded!  If you are in the car, prefer listening to a book rather than reading it, or just simply have a hard time reading given … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – “Table Talk with CCU” – From Mourning to Morning: Reflections on a Journey

The Inaugural “Table Talk with CCU” — A series for CCU that is patterned off of the TED talk series of lectures.  I was asked to give this short talk reflecting on my journey through grief.  

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Grief 2.0 – The urgency of regret

Regret is signature characteristic of grief. Now, that statement may not be terribly consoling for most people experiencing grief, but in many ways, it is forced upon us because of our position in time. The word “regret” has an interesting … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – Feeling Lost

I find myself living in a strange warp in the “space-time continuum” as Dr. Everett Brown referred to in the movie, “Back to the Future.” In spite of the fact that what I am experiencing is nothing quite so disastrous … Continue reading

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Pat Williams Memory page

For new visitors to the website looking for Pat William’s memory page, it can be found under the menu item “Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love” or follow this link: Pat Williams Memorial Page

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Grief 2.0 – Between a rock and a hard place

There is a lot about the grief and loss process that, for many Christ-followers, feels like being caught between a “rock and a hard place” as the old saw goes. Of course, when we lose someone we are often reminded … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – Acceptance

There probably no more debated and resisted subject of discussion within grieving than acceptance. Because of this, allow me to focus specifically on the area of grief first, and then later I’ll look at this subject in other areas of … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – What never was or will ever be

What will never be… this one aspect of grief is what is often the most difficult to grasp, or even know what to do in response to it. Of course, when considering a topic like this, my mind inevitably goes … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – Life moves on

Thirty years ago, John Naisbitt wrote a book that I had reviewed while completing my doctoral program. The title of the book was “Megatrends: Ten new directions transforming our lives.” Something that was the most remarkable aspect of our society … Continue reading

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Grief 2.0 – Appearances

January 26, 2014 He went in and said to them, “Why all this commotion and wailing? The child is not dead but asleep.” But they laughed at him. I dare say that this is probably one of the few places … Continue reading

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