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March 29, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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7 Ways Grief Becomes Sinful

Slowly, I’ve been reading Facing Grief by the Puritan, John Flavel. Chapter 4, When Sorrow Becomes Sinful, was especially convicting and helpful, as I reflected back upon a time in which I allowed sorrow to overtake me and lead me … Continue reading

November 2, 2017
by Paul Tautges
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10 Practical Suggestions for People who are Lonely

Yesterday, during a radio interview about dealing with grief and loneliness during the holidays, I mentioned a wonderful resource from Deborah Howard, RN. She writes, “Loneliness takes many forms and its causes are almost endless. There’s loneliness from: Losing a … Continue reading

December 10, 2015
by Paul Tautges
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Tears at Christmas

Dear grieving friend, This will be your first Christmas since your loved one passed away. It will be hard. Believe me, I know. Six years ago, today, my mom unexpectedly passed away—slipping away from us before we could say goodbye. … Continue reading