Ministering to Your Family During Tragedy

 November 1st, 2014 will never be the same for my husband and I.  Just the day before, we were celebrating my 29th birthday in Knoxville, TN, at a missions conference. It was the first day of the conference and we were looking forward to the remainder.  That next day, Saturday, I awoke to Stephen’s phone ringing.  It was Stephen’s brother, Daniel, calling to inform us that their dad had passed away during the night. As soon as Stephen relayed the news to me, I immediately felt as though I was in a dream, a very bad dream.  I couldn’t begin […]