A Weeping Christian: When Faith and Grief Collide

A blog by Kimberly Crumby


It is Well

  Almost 4 1/2 years ago, I sat in a pew with my husband’s arm locked tightly around me. I still could not quite believe I was looking at a child-sized casket… and stranger still the knowledge that it held my precious child. The memories of that day are somewhat hazy, but I know I […]

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Mess (5 Minute Friday)

  This day, like so many others, is full of messiness. I noticed it as soon as I finally talked myself into beginning the journey from the bed to the shower. A project I started a week ago- the bi-annual switching to the next season’s clothes- still not completed as evidenced by the big, plastic […]

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Happy birthday, Hannah Grace

Our sweet Hannah Grace… Today, you would have been nine years old- you would have had 3, 285 days on this earth. Instead, you had four years, nine months, and twenty-three days here with us. Before you were even a glimmer in my eye, God knew that those four years, nine months, and twenty-three days […]

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The Wilting Fighter

Today was the day. I didn’t even see it coming. The day that brought my wilting. You would think, by now, I would have enough perspective that some things would just not get to me. And sometimes, I do. Today, it was insurance that got me. Or rather, lack of it. I won’t carry on […]

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