Thursday 24th April 2014,

Browsing the "Grief" Category


The End is a New Beginning

My father was murdered on November 15th, 2012. The man who murdered him (or maybe “killer” if you prefer) woke up one day and decided he was going to take someone’s life whether or not that person had a family. [...]

April 14, 2014 Grief, Healing, Recovery

There is Beauty in Tragedy

My friend was taken away from me in the middle of the night. A horrible mix of alcohol and being behind the wheel at 4am was the cause of his death. It was one of the most heartbreaking things I [...]

March 10, 2014 Friendship, Grief, Healing

The End of my Grieving Process

No matter what, in life three things are certain: we will be born, we will live life, and then we will die. Unfortunately, sometimes death plays a role way too early in life and we are left to bear the [...]

March 6, 2014 Grief, Healing, Pain

A Convicted Child Molester for A Step-Father

From 4 to 19, any idea of men I had was tainted. I have an older brother and sister. We have different dads. My father raised them and since I was 4 my mom’s new husband raised me. I saw [...]

January 9, 2014 Abuse, Faith, Grief, Sexual Abuse

The Father That Didn’t Want Me

I was born a bastard child to a mother struggling with drug addiction who wasn’t quite sure who my father was. She later found out through a DNA test who my father was, and he came to see me in [...]

December 5, 2013 Grief, Relationships

Relying on the “Pick Me Up”

Why are you doing this? Out of emotion? Because of something in the past? Because you don’t like your present state? What makes you want to do this?   When we are covered in anger, or resentment… when we start [...]

October 22, 2013 Dating, Faith, Fear, God, Grief, Honesty, Insecurity, Lies, Listening, Pain, Suffering, Suicide

Cody Carson of Set It Off

Cody Carson of Set It Off talks about the loss of his father and how he was able to get through it. [...]

October 2, 2013 Grief, hope, Special Guest

Grace is enough….

Hi, My name is Aaron. I saw an update on Heart Support, saying “Tell Us YOUR Story“. So, that’s what I’m doing. I’m telling you my story in hopes that it encourages you, shows you that your not alone, and/or [...]

July 6, 2013 Grief, Guest Blog, Pain, Suffering, Suicide
Guest Blogger

What Being “Blessed” Truly Means

It literally started out as the best day I ever had in High School. It was the spring of my Junior year of High School and it was one of those days where everything just goes absolutely perfect; however during [...]

June 15, 2013 God, Grief, Guest Blog, Help, Honesty
Jake Luhrs Bio

Dedication or an addiction?

Are you dedicated to your craft or consumed by addiction?   I’m just starting to realize that what a lot of people call their “career” “passion” or “desire” can often times be an unknown addiction in their heart, but no one seems [...]

May 9, 2013 Addiction, advice, Community, forgiveness, God, Grief, Honesty