Heart Ripped Out
"Even the saddest things can become, once we have made peace with them, a source of wisdom and strength for the journey that still lies ahead." Frederick Buechner A number of real life tragic stories have come to my attention over the past few weeks. Prepare to have your heart ripped out. But this is life and this is the life that God said He would walk us through. It is not the end.
- Mary Beth Chapman relates some of her experience over the past year since losing her daughter in a tragic accident.
- This photo essay tells the story of Katie Kirkpatrick who defied death by cancer long enough to marry her fiance.
- This website is dedicated to Rachel Barkey, a young mother dying of cancer, who spoke about it at a recent event sponsored by her church.