Over the past few weeks we have been talking about marriage and what it looks like to very practically navigate the relationships to those closest to us after the loss of a baby. In this week’s episode I am talking with Mary Margaret and Tim Powitz about what it looked like for them walk through grief together after the loss of their daughter Helen.
This honest interview is helpful and hopeful as it reminds you that while you may grieve differently than your spouse or those around you it doesn’t mean you didn’t love your baby and it doesn’t mean you don’t love your spouse. This episode is full of practical and tangible advice for any couple walking through loss about how to continue to fight for your marriage, even in a season as hard as this one.
I am hopeful that Mary Margaret and Tim’s story will bless and encourage you today as it reminds you you are not alone in this grief journey. And that while this relationship will never be the same, it can grow stronger and deeper.
Listen to Mary Margaret’s full interview from Episode 45.
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