Why choose grief as Tuesday’s Healing Word? Because grief is a very personal healing journey.
The words that follow were written by people who have walked with their own grief. They are intended to bring you comfort, peace, courage, perspective and inspiration.
“My grief and pain are mine.
I have earned them.
They are part of me.
Only in feeling them do I open myself to the lessons they can teach.”
- Anne Wilson Schaff
“We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it to the full.”
- Marcel Proust
“She was no longer wrestling with the grief,
but could sit down with it as a
lasting companion and make it a sharer in
Suppressed grief suffocates.