WISDOM

Death

Recent Articles

Invite conversation on the anniversary date of a loved one’s death

08/20/2015

It is helpful to remember individuals who are grieving want to know that others remember the one who has died.  They want to talk about the deceased person. JoAnne said to me, “Today, it has been one year since my husband died.” I asked her, “How long were you married?” She replied, “Sixty-five years.” I […]

What are the Warning Signs Of Suicide?

02/18/2015

According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, between 20% and 50% of people who commit suicide have had a previous attempt.

Warning signs that someone may be thinking about or planning to commit suicide include:
◾Always talking or thinking about death
◾Clinical depression — deep sadness, loss of interest, trouble sleeping and eating — that gets worse

Where Was God?

11/24/2014

When suffering with and for the families and people of the Newtown tragedy, many people ask, “Where was God?” The following is one little response, my humble response, to that question:

Where was God in this tragedy?