Category Archives: Death

Doing the twist

The twists and turns of life can be painful and mysterious, especially when we don’t see them coming. I didn’t see a major “twist” coming, and either did a 47-year-old pastor who went from being an ultra-marathoner to being unable … Continue reading

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Crisis time

Her mother was dying, and her husband’s brain was swelling and bleeding. During these two different times of crisis, Carol Matson of St. Croix Falls , Wis. , knew she was not alone. She shares her stories of someone called … Continue reading

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Peaceful pyrotechnics

Have you ever doubted God or the existence of heaven? On a particularly bad day, Lisa Erickson, 49, of Trempealeau, Wis., was no longer sure of her faith. Then God reassured her in a spectacular – and illuminating – way. Read on as Lisa … Continue reading

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