Posts Tagged ‘Heaven’


the unlikely connection between suffering and joy

October 14th, 2016 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
I know God's promises well. I feed on them. One day, this longing and sadness will be replaced by true joy. read more...


let God be God

April 19th, 2016 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
I will remember Christopher on his birthday . . . and every day. People who have lost loved ones know grief is not the same over time. The wound is no longer gaping and raw. But it is still there. read more...

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a daughter’s memory

December 22nd, 2014 | Posted by Gina Flores-Elder
A few months back, Cathe Laurie asked me to jot down some memories I had of my mother. This came about because we were talking about our moms and how precious our time with them is, and how the upcoming holidays were going to be really tough for me because I lost my mother on February 2, 2014 read more...


waiting for Christmas

December 11th, 2014 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Most of us just hate waiting. I know I do, and Greg hates waiting even more! He often reminds me, "Early is on time, on time is late, and late is unacceptable." One thing is for sure: all kids hate waiting for Christmas morning. Have you noticed that we actually do things to accentuate the fact that we are waiting? December drags on and on! For one thing, the mall starts putting up decorations on the 4th of July now. read more...


i will not forget you

July 24th, 2014 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
It is 6 years, and Christopher's face flashes like brilliant snapshots through the years: the fragile tiny 5 lb.10 oz. infant swaddled in my arms . . . the 2-year-old golden-haired toddler, with those huge hazel eyes, read more...