Peaceful Moments

This post begins the third series in Way for Hope’s collection (see the first two on our series page). I can’t think of a better time to look for peaceful moments than right now. The world around us is changing due to the new strain of Coronavirus that is...

A Gift I Received

I received a beautiful gift the other day. In the photo above, you can see what it is … a boxed set of “44 delightfully detailed cards to color and share God’s love, peace, and joy.” Some of you may have seen or used the coloring books for...

Helping Yourself and Others

Use a notebook or journal to answer the following. 1.  What are some of the healing resources you have right now? 2.  What tools and which people in your life are most likely to help you heal and/or reach out to help others? 3.  List your strengths and weaknesses in...

Why Are We Afraid of Grief?

originally published in Psych Central’s World of Psychology blog (February 5, 2020) https://psychcentral.com/blog/why-are-we-afraid-of-grief/ After receiving news of a death, no matter our emotional state, most of us think to do at least some of these things:...