Comfort for the Day

Living Through the Seasons of Grief

 While I might not know your name, I understand the pain of grief. I also know the relief of healing. It is my prayer to wrap you in the warm blanket of God’s healing grace. Follow the blogs that can become a friend to lean on with your pain and begin to experience God’s comfort.

Comfort for your grieving heart

Life on the Line Part 2

Last week I shared some ideas about the positive impact of writing our pain out on paper.  Today, I am sharing a friend's story of how it affected her healing. Barbara's* Story "I have journaled a few times during various seasons in my life. But mostly I have been...

Life On the Line Part 1

Journaling is to your mind what Drano is to a clogged shower. Let’s talk about journaling for the purpose of healing the hurt in your heart.  I know that I risk losing you as a reader immediately, so if you will stay with me just for 3 more minutes. . . .  I’ll make...

Comforting others takes just a little extra insight.

A post for the comforter

Time doesn't heal ~ God does Have you ever tried to console a deeply hurting friend by reminding them that “time would bring healing?”  With all good intention, the phrase sounds nice, but it may be less comforting than hoped for.  Time does work to dull, or dim the...

I’ve saved the blog you wrote about my Dad’s funeral and how it affects generations.  Thanks so much for capturing a meaningful part of our family’s grief. 


Steve and Karen thanks for sharing from your hearts. You have led the way helping so many through their journeys of grief. My thoughts and prayers are with you!


Our mission is to be a supportive and compassionate companion for those who grieve and helpful, encouraging insight for those who comfort them.

It is our desire that this web site become one of your shared resources when you meet a grieving friend.  Our second, yet equally important goal is to offer significant and relevant information so that CfD remains one of your go-to places for your own benefit.