Take a Breath for a Grieving Parent

Take a Breath for a Grieving Parent

Guest blogger Scott Newport is visiting Different Dream today with the poem Take a Breath, which he wrote for a grieving father. Grab a tissue now. You’ll need it. On a Sunday afternoon I met with Pierre, for the second time, at the children’s hospital. “My...
A Gift of Grace: Paying It Forward

A Gift of Grace: Paying It Forward

Guest blogger and story teller Scott Newport is here with the story of a gift of grace and paying it forward to honor the memory of Grace Akers, a child with special needs who recently died. You may want to grab a tissue…just in case. A Gift of Grace: Paying It...
Kevin Kling on Loss and Laughter

Kevin Kling on Loss and Laughter

A few weekends ago, I caught a nasty cold and lost my voice. I was hoarse on Sunday morning and so attached to the tissue box, going to church was out of the question. Which explains why I happened to be listening to Krista Tippet’s public radio show On Being...