“Is that then the hope in grief? Is the feeling of empty and the bone-deep aches drawing us into His place of mercy? Is it then that we find all that we lost to grief, is recovered that much more in His redemption. Do we dare hope to feel again, laugh again…do we dare hope to live again? Is grace so strong that it restores the soul tattered and torn by grief’s long reign? In the mass of mercies given, there is such an amazing grace.”

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2 thoughts on “Grief: Mercy in the Abyss

  1. This is so eloquently expressed. You are so right! The deepness of grief can be all consuming and only by surrendering it to Christ does the hope and joy appear again.


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