Repost: A Letter to My Living Children

I miss Dominic.  I will always miss him.  Our table will never be full no matter how many others come to sit round its edges.

BUT-I will not rob my living children of my heart because part of it lives in Heaven.

I wrote this for the three children that still walk the earth with me.

You made me a mother, along with Dominic, and I celebrate each one of you as a gift from God.

Read the rest here: A Letter To My Living Children*

Author: Melanie

I am a shepherd, wife and mother of four amazing children, three that walk the earth with me and one who lives with Jesus. This is a record of my grief journey and a look into the life I didn't choose. If you are interested in joining a community of bereaved parents leaning on the promises of God in Christ, please like the public Facebook page, "Heartache and Hope: Life After Losing a Child" and join the conversation.

2 thoughts on “Repost: A Letter to My Living Children”

  1. Your writings have been my salvation in the very dark days since we lost our precious son almost 4 weeks ago. Thank you for putting words to all our thoughts and feelings. I am sorry we are connected by this devastating commonality, but so grateful to have found you. XX

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    1. So sorry for your pain and your loss Alessandra. My heart hurts for yours. May the Father wrap His loving arms around you and give you strength. This is a hard, hard road. Any help we can get or give is the only way forward. ❤


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