Finding solidarity with the suffering Christ

All of us have our own image of Christ ingrained in our imagination.  It’s the image that confronts us when we close our eyes in prayer.  It’s the one representing He whom we worship when moved by a particular hymn or praise chorus. I raised this idea in a Bible study on the epistle ofContinue reading “Finding solidarity with the suffering Christ”

Childloss and Unbearable Grief

When I sat down with Ernest and Lacy (not their real names), I did not have much to say.  They had lost their daughter several days ago, and what can one say about the loss of a child that can make things better?  Their tears were still fresh; the Kleenex box was about half-full. AsContinue reading “Childloss and Unbearable Grief”