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…when the sacred is torn from your life, and you survive…

I’ve heard this song many times before. But today was the first day I took the time to listen to the words Natalie Grant sings…and in doing so I discovered my heart crying out to each word as I realized how deeply this song speaks to me and of me. Would you take the time to listen to this song and the lyrics behind it?

And I have a confession. Another one. (more…)


April 26, 2010 at 7:26 PM 1 comment

“Rain 001”

A moving story of a father and son that illustrates where God is when it ‘rains’ or ‘pours’ in our lives.

March 20, 2010 at 5:50 AM Leave a comment

Slide show tribute to Hailey

This is the slide show Josh created for Hailey’s memorial service – pictures of her set to the song “Heaven is the Face.”

January 15, 2010 at 3:43 AM 1 comment

99 Balloons

Here is the “99 Balloons” video about Eliot a Trisomy 18 baby. His parents did an amazing job telling his story. It’s clear that God sent this child to this specific couple for how loving they were! I imagine him playing with Hailey in heaven. 🙂

January 12, 2010 at 4:00 AM 1 comment

Heaven is the Face

“Heaven is the Face” by Steven Curtis Chapman (Written after he lost his little girl last year). I first heard this song on an early morning news show one morning when I was up with Hailey feeding her. We had someone play it at her memorial service. I couldn’t have picked better words to describe how I feel about losing her… I starred my favorite lines of the song.

Heaven is the face of a little girl
With dark brown eyes
That disappear when she smiles
Heaven is the place
Where she calls my name
Says, “Daddy please come play with me for awhile”

God, I know, it’s all of this and so much more
But God, You know, that this is what I’m aching for
God, you know, I just can’t see beyond the door
So right now

Heaven is the sound of her breathing deep
Lying on my chest, falling fast asleep while I sing
And Heaven is the weight of her in my arms
Being there to keep her safe from harm while she dreams

And God, I know, it’s all of this and so much more
But God, You know, that this is what I’m longing for
God, you know, I just can’t see beyond the door

But in my mind’s eye I can see a place
Where Your glory fills every empty space
All the cancer is gone
Every mouth is fed
And there’s no one left in the orphans’ bed
Every lonely heart finds their one true love
And there’s no more goodbye
And no more not enough
And there’s no more enemy
No more

Heaven is a sweet, maple syrup kiss
And a thousand other little things I miss with her gone
**Heaven is the place where she takes my hand**
**And leads me to You**
**And we both run into Your arms**

Oh God, I know, it’s so much more than I can dream
It’s far beyond anything I can conceive
So God, You know, I’m trusting You until I see
Heaven in the face of my little girl
Heaven in the face of my little girl

January 11, 2010 at 7:45 PM Leave a comment


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