Pastoral Lament for Tyler Trent

Pastoral Lament for Tyler Trent

On Tuesday I received a text I feared would be coming soon: “Tyler Trent just passed into heaven.” Based upon what I was hearing from his parents, Tony and Kelly, I knew Tyler was entering his final days. But the sober reality of that definitive text was...
Lament Psalms are a Gift

Lament Psalms are a Gift

Pain. Doubt. Frustration. Questions. Trust. Hope. These are the emotions of over a third of the Psalms. They are called laments – the historic prayer language of God’s people for processing pain. Psalms of Lament were written by hurting people for hurting...