Grief

Comforting a friend
Friends

The Incredible Power of Simply Being Present for a Friend

When someone you care about is struggling, a simple act, no words necessary, can help.

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Edward and Gracie
Marriage

Finding Kindness and Care on the Streets of New York City

In grief and heartbreak, there’s grace where grace is needed.

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Edward Grinnan
Healing

After a Deep Loss, a Heartfelt Thank You

A note of appreciation for all the prayers and support in the wake of a wife’s death.

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Paul McCartney; photo by MJ Kim/MPL Communications Ltd via Getty Images
Music

Story of a Song: Let It Be

This inspiring song has long been a favorite of Beatles fans around the world, but not everyone understands its origin.

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Susans father in uniform; Photo credit: Susan A. Karas
God's Grace

A Heaven-Sent Encounter Became Comfort from Beyond

A woman gets a healing sign from beyond after the passing of her veteran father.

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Catherine Madera
Stories of Hope

Catherine Madera on How Her Faith Helps Her Cope with Grief

Catherine Madera lost her beloved younger sister to cancer, but she has been able to deal with the hurt and sadness that loss has brought her because of her faith in God.

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Illustration of two dogs playing outdoors
Dogs

Wonderful Wilfred: How One Dog Helped Her Through the Loss of Another

She didn’t think she could love another dog, but this particular spaniel-poodle mix called to her.

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Illustration by Roberto Parada
Angels

A Daily Visit By a Fox Family Brought Her Joy

She was still grieving the death of her husband. But then a friendly family of foxes restored her hope.

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Peggy and her first senior rescue, Brooks
Dogs

8 Ways to Navigate Grief After Losing a Pet

When your pet dies, the immediate pain is palpable. Here’s how to handle those first few days.

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Brenda Gantt in her home kitchen; photo by Larsen&Talbert
Coping With Grief

Her Biscuits Gave This Widow a New Purpose in Life

After her husband died, she thought she’d never cook again.

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