August 15 2016

By: Jackie Hook
Monday, August 15, 2016

It often feels countercultural in our world, but by journeying through instead of avoiding or fixing grief, we find hope, healing and wholeness. One way to find hope is to learn more about the grieving process. Understanding what the journey looks like can help you let go and trust it so the healing can happen and lead you to wholeness. I met with a woman who suddenly lost her husband of many years. In our first meeting, I shared the grief journey with her and encouraged her to allow herself to grieve and mourn. That was all she needed to hear. It still hurt, but she knew she was moving through the wilderness.

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