Responding To Tragedies: More Than Thoughts and Prayers – Spiritual Article

When tragedy occurs we naturally want to reach out with words of comfort. We have to do better than “thoughts and prayers.” We’ve been pelted with tragedies — some human created and others of nature — and many of us are reflecting and praying. Texas mass shootings, multiple other mass shootings, Hurricane Dorian, many other hurricanes that left swaths of populated areas devastated, and the deadly California dive-boat fire are just a few of the tragedies we have grieved over…

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Sorry For Your Loss (How to express sincere and heartfelt condolences) – Self Improvement Article

0 Nothing is more painful than losing a loved one. There are no words or gestures that seem comforting enough to fill the void created by that loss. That’s why it’s so hard to express our condolences: we know words fall short when it comes to the profound pain and sadness those left behind are feeling. Even so, a heartfelt message that says more than just, “I’m sorry for your loss,” can offer solace to the bereaved and help them…

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