Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.
They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23 (NIV)
Marilyn has been privileged to share some of my grief and mourning journey in several publications. Please share with others if you think the content may be helpful and the time is right. God desires that the comfort we have received from Him is passed on to others. (2 Corinthians 1: 3-5)
God speaks to us in unusual ways. Read my guest post on how He used a cloak and dishes on Latan Murphy’s site. I also recommend her book, Courageous Women of the Bible. http://latanmurphy.com/can-god-use-a-cloak-and-dishes-to-speak-to-you/
Marilyn’s article, What Do You Say? What Do You Do? –a ministry to widows, appears in the May-June, 2017 issue of The Mother’s Heart. http://tmhmag.com/current/TMH94.pdf The Mother’s Heart is a free digital subscription
Marilyn was a guest blogger on A Widow’s Might/A New Season on April 13, 2017. Read how grief transforms us in Transformer: The Letter H and Grief.
Marilyn’s article, Holiday Gifts, Holiday Grief appears in the November, 2016 issue ofReach Out Columbia.
Marilyn’s devotion, Rock Collecting, appeared on A Widow’s Might /A New Season on August 22, 2016 https://anewseason.net/widows-might/rock-collecting/
Thankful for the opportunity to share part of my story in the June issue of Reach Out Columbia. The Puzzling Path of Grief. http://www.reachoutcolumbia.com/articles/the-puzzle-path-of-grief/
Marilyn appreciated the opportunity to be a guest writer for April White on Red Chair Moments on April 18, 2016 and share a perspective on Mourning Glory http://redchairmoments.com/mourning-glories/
And… the opportunity to share on Jennifer Hallmark’s blog act of kindness.
Marilyn’s devotion, Don’t Cry was featured on christiandevotions.us on March 21, 2016. You can sign up to have devotions by different writers delivered to your inbox daily. http://www.christiandevotions.us/viewblogentry/642
Marilyn was a guest blogger for Jeanne Doyon,Pausing to See God Clearly. Head over to http://jeannedoyon.com/grief-isnt-on-the-calendar/ for insights on ministry to hurting widows during the Christmas season.
Guest blogger March 31, 2014 Lifting and Leaving: http://judithannwebb.com/ Widowhood: More than Grief is the subject of Judithann Webb’s blog. Pass this on to someone you know who is on a grief journey.
And more… My friend Lori Hatcher wrote a helpful blog on Scriptures of comfort when grieving. https://lori-benotweary.blogspot.com/2017/07/10
These helpful articles are on-line:
https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/what-suffering-people-wish-you-would-do-at-christmas Vaneetha Rendall Risner
https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/the-loneliness-of-suffering#modal-685-dbnbw25jVaneetha Rendall Risner