Coping With Grief

Coping with loss takes courage, reflection, and a lot of loving support. When you find yourself dealing with grief, remember to be gentle with yourself. The journey of coping with grief is complex, but it can ultimately lead to deep self-discovery, acceptance and peace.
The Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris.

How the Notre Dame Cathedral Lifted Her Grief

Author Carol Flake Chapman shares how a concert at the famous cathedral helped her cope with her husband's passing.

How to keep your routine and overcome loneliness

5 Ways to Overcome Loneliness

Keeping a daily routine and helping others are just a few ways to find comfort and strength as you get older

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Willie Marshall hitting the ice at Hershey Park Arena.

How Poetry Healed This Lonely Widower

Willie Marshall, a former professional hockey player, said it all started with the ticking of an old grandfather clock

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A young woman consoling her caregiver friend.

4 Tips to Support the Grieving During the Holidays

Mourning a loved one during the holidays can be tough. Here are four ways you can help a caregiver during this time of year.

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Christina, a Guideposts staffer

Wayfarers Inn: Coping With Loss

Real people share their stories of grief and loss in the hopes of helping other navigate moving forward after unimaginable tragedy. 

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9 Bible Verses for Coping with Grief

Allow God's Scripture to speak words of comfort and hope in your time of need.

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Helen Hunt in The Miracle Season

'The Miracle Season' Is A Sports Movie With An Inspiring Message

The film about a high school girls' volleyball team's road to victory serves an inspiring message about faith and healing after terrible loss. 

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Kathie Lee Gifford's New Album Is All about Finding Your Purpose

The Today show co-host's latest musical project, a retelling of the story of David and Goliath, came after a life-changing trip to the Holy Land.

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This Summer Camp Helps Kids Deal with Grief

This Summer Camp Helps Kids Deal with Grief

Experience Camps is helping children heal after loss by connecting them with the great outdoors. 

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Remembering 9/11: Blessings to Share

Remembering 9/11: Blessings to Share

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the September 11th terrorists attacks. Today we remember all of the fallen heroes who were taken away from us on that dark day. After the incident, America came together and stood with one another. The nation was unified. We will never forget the victims and heroes of 9/11 but we must continue to stand as one. Blessings to all of those who were affected by the tragedy.

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10 Uplifting Quotes to Cope with Grief

Are you coping with the loss of a loved one? We hope these inspiring quotes will bring you moments of comfort and peace. 

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How to not fear death and look forward to heaven.

The Journey to Heaven

How not to fear the transition from life to death

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Emily Maynard and family

Starting Over After Losing the Love of Your Life

Bachelorette star Emily Maynard shares how faith helped her recover from the shocking death of her fiancé and how she learned to spot “the one."

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What not to say to somebody grieving

12 Things Not to Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

If you want to help a loved one facing loss, avoid some often-heard phrases. Discover what you can say and do to bring real comfort. 

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