Bearing a broken heart
Last updated 3/27/2008 at Noon
Working in a church you find yourself loving deeply the ones you serve. Their pain becomes yours and vice versa. It’s such an intimate relationship. When I was asked how to overcome a broken heart, it took some pondering on my part.
Hearts can be broken or bruised in many different ways. Relationships go amiss through misunderstanding. People, whom we trust, leave us or become disinterested. Betrayal or abuse can shatter our hearts and psyche. The pain can be so horrific. The loss can be so destructive that our minds replay the devastating events over and over again.
We can do one of tw...