The Cross of Absences
We just celebrated the exaltation of the cross. It is good to remember that much of our lives on this earth is about the cross. Christ told us to be willing to take up our crosses daily and follow him.
In this post, I’d like to hold up a cross that perhaps we don’t often think about, the cross of absences. There are many types of absences. There is absence due to death or distance of a loved one. There is the absence at times it seems of God from our lives. There is also the absence at times of love