June 20 2022

By: Jackie Naginey Hook
Monday, June 20, 2022

Last week we began to embrace the journey by beginning to explore our grief with the question, what really matters? This week we’ll explore more by carrying a light with us. One of my spiritual direction training leaders taught me the importance of finding ways to carry light – in other words, remembering where we find light and taking it with us step by step. She also stressed the importance of only looking as far ahead as the light shines and recognizing that with each step, the light travels with us no matter which direction we go. This can release some of the pressure of grieving the “right” way. Shining a light into our darkness of grief can help us embrace our own unique journeys.

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