Tag Archives: grief

3 Benefits & 3 Downfalls to Education

17 So I set out to learn everything… But I learned firsthand that pursuing all this is like chasing the wind. Ecclesiastes 1:17 Solomon is not discrediting education.  What Solomon is discrediting is man’s attempt to try to REPLACE God … Continue reading

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God is There When We are Broken

What is God really like?  He is there when we’re broken.  He hears us when we pray.  When we are broken God is present, He is comforting and He continues to love us. I’ve discovered when I’m broken God has … Continue reading

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A Story of Suicide by Jerry Allen & Vandala Hood

Hi my name is Jerry Allen, a member of The Ridge’s pastoral teaching group. “I would like to share the story of how my Brother-in-law, Darrell Hood’s suicide affected many lives.  Here’s a key thought: Suicide is a permanent solution … Continue reading

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A Story of Child Loss by Terry Brock

Pictured here is Terry’s son K.W. and his girl friend Shawna who both died in an auto accident.  “What is the one thing that you could never lose? I heard a sermon on the radio that asked the question, ‘What … Continue reading

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