Blessed Are They Who Mourn: How I’m Responding to Grandpa’s Death
*Since this article was written, Sean’s grandfather has passed. Please pause and pray for his soul.
Today I had what may very well have been my last conversation with my beloved “Grampa.” He is 90 years old, in the advanced stages of cancer, and has declined extremely rapidly in the course of just a few weeks. The doctors say it’s a matter of just days until he passes. After his passing, many folks will shower myself and my family with their condolences—all of which we will appreciate. However, I suspect that some folk’s expressions of sympathy will point to a misunderstanding