Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Dove at the Window

This book , by Vera Glenn, is a collection of ADCs (After Death Communications) – dreams, visions and feelings of loved ones who are in the other world. One of the best of many books on the subject. From Vera’s … Continue reading

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A special gift

I am reposting one of the most precious gifts I received from my parents. They of course didn’t know this would be a gift to me. Donald Frank Rose, was born in England in June 1880 and came to Bryn … Continue reading

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You are a link

They say that for children, losing a parent is like losing a kidney. They are left with the loss and also the fear that they may lose the other one. Adult children have the perspective and expectation of aging parents … Continue reading

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You are a gift

Awhile ago I wrote about a talented member of our widow/widowers group who made a beautiful quilted wall hanging from her husband’s ties as a keepsake. She has also made countless other meaningful quilts and wall hangings as gifts to … Continue reading

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Prayer from a widow

Sing these words to yourself to the tune of “Morning Has Broken”. Dear Lord be with me And with my husband Though he seems absent I know he is near With me in memories With me in spirit He’ll always … Continue reading

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I believe this

“God creates happy endings, so if it isn’t happy, it isn’t the end.” Unknown

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Miracles

Christmas is about miracles. The miracle of the Lord’s birth into the world of humans and the miracle of His love continuing to pour down in such a variety of ways. The season brings to focus the better part of … Continue reading

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Some ideas

CHRISTMAS SUGGESTIONS FOR WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS As a family, place a special wreath or greens on the grave. On Christmas day light a special candle to represent the memory of him or her. Plant a live tree in your spouse’s … Continue reading

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A Christmas stocking

A nice idea for remembering our spouse at Christmas. Starting now, hang a special Christmas stocking. Put paper and a pen nearby with an invitation for friends and family to write a note of remembrance about that person you are … Continue reading

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Weddings

If you were married in the New Church you likely received one of these blessings “Inspire them continually with conjugial love; give them one heart, one mind, and one way; lead them in the paths of righteousness and peace; to … Continue reading

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