Pain Borne for Love

I’ve grieved many times in my life. It’s something we all have in common. Something we will do or have done that reminds us of our humanness and ultimately our connection to the universe and our Creator. … More Pain Borne for Love

Overwhelming Love

God’s love for us is overwhelming, relentless, abiding, and perfect. His love is unconditional, like the absolute of time. There is no ocean wide enough, no mountain He won’t climb. To gather up His people, to keep them safe from harm. To wrap them in the safety, and the power of His arms. This world … More Overwhelming Love

Seasons of Grief

Grief, like loss, comes unbidden, reminding us that just as life begins, it also ends. I pray your endings are free of regret. Say all the words, grant all the forgiveness, love hard, my child, so that when the endings do come, peace comes also.  JN Fenwick (© 2022) At the beginning of grief, the pain … More Seasons of Grief

Faced with Letting Go

Letting go is one of the most difficult tasks we face in this life, but it’s also one of the most courageous. This past year has been a year of letting go for my siblings and me. We lost our sweet Mom in August of 2021, and yesterday we completed the process of selling our … More Faced with Letting Go

Winding Roads of Faith

I write words of faith and affirmation daily. Most of the time, I write the words as though I am speaking to my daughters, passing on the wisdom and grace God has so generously given to me. Sharing the words has become as much a part of my recovery journey as my faith. They are … More Winding Roads of Faith

Fridays with Mom

By Jennifer N. Fenwick I was granted an unexpected gift in 2021 that would come to mean so much more to me than I could have known while I was living it. On Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 12:28 pm I received an urgent text from my youngest sister, Sarah, “Jen, call me ASAP! It’s … More Fridays with Mom