May 2020: “Self-Reflection“
Naomi Anderson reflects on her time as a new widow and compares it to her new normal during in this time of coronavirus (read more)….
April 2020: “It’s Hard Being You“
Carrie Curran reminds us that “When we are forced into social distancing it is so important to find ways to connect with the people that are in your life.” because “Doing life is hard, doing it alone is even harder.” (read more)….
March 2020: “Are You Being Blessed Today“
Naomi Anderson writes: “Regardless if we have been widowed or are just going through a tough time in our life, God promises to walk with us in the midst of what we are going through. Psalms 138:7 reads: Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life. You stretch out your hand against the anger of my foes; with your right hand you save me. (NIV)” (read more)….
February 2020: “New!“
Patsy Pearson reminds us of the wonder of ‘new’ things in our lives, and how God’s presence and compassion is continuously new (read more)….
January 2020: “Anticipating the New Year“
Naomi Anderson, Advisory Council Member, and Widow Connect Group Coordinator for Widow Might. Naomi’s New Year insights from several years ago are timeless. “With each New Year we often have anticipations of what we are hoping for. When we think about the prior year, we may be thinking we made it. But we are hoping this next year will be better.” (read more)….
December 2019: “Holiday Ready or Not…“
Naomi Anderson, Advisory Council Member, and Widow Connect Group Coordinator for Widow Might shares her personal blog and unique perspective of the holiday season. “With Thanksgiving behind us for this year and the Christmas holiday just around the corner, this can be the time of year that may be very difficult for many people.” (read more)….
November 2019: “Things NOT to Say to a New Widow“
Kristin Meekhof, author of “A Widow’s Guide to Healing: Gentle Support and Advice for the First 5 years,” shares her emotional journey through her husband’s final weeks after his diagnosis and shares that “My life changed because of his death and because of my husband’s beautiful acceptance of his death.