Pain

This list includes every page tagged with "Pain."

  • By Karen G. Johnston
    From WorshipWeb
    Our hearts are overflowing with lamentation and longing.
  • By Dawn Star Sarahs-Borchelt
    From WorshipWeb
    The tangled things will always be here, in this moment I am living through, right now, whatever comes after.
  • By David Richo
    From WorshipWeb
    "Compassion is love's response to pain."
  • By Susan Frederick-Gray
    From UU World

    Mission and covenant are an antidote to individualism. They remind us of the responsibilities that come with an affirmation of interdependence.

  • By Megan Devine
    From WorshipWeb
    "Grief no more needs a solution than love needs a solution. We cannot 'triumph' over death, or loss, or grief. They are immovable elements of being alive. If we continue to come at them as though they are problems to be solved, we'll never get solace or comfort in our deepest pain."
  • By Megan Devine
    From WorshipWeb
    Spiritual practices in any tradition, including mindfulness in its many forms, are meant to help you live what is yours to live, not make you rise above it.
  • By Joel Miller
    From WorshipWeb
    Let us do together what we cannot do alone: roll away the stones that close our hearts.
  • By Anne Lamott
    From WorshipWeb
    "We can change. People say we can’t, but we do when the stakes or the pain is high enough. And when we do, life can change."
  • By Rebekah Savage
    From Braver/Wiser
    What had to die was my shame: my belief that I was not worthy of such love. I discovered a greater love within myself as a creation of God, worthy of these gifts.
  • By Lindasusan Ulrich
    From Braver/Wiser
    Emotional tempests aren’t always easy to weather — pain, grief, disappointment, even love — but the flatness of life without such currents is the slow silence of drowning.