Rebecca, a retired teacher, lives on a peaceful lake in Central Florida. She and her husband Alan traveled on mission and pleasure trips around the world to every continent. Inspiration for her writings have come from travel, nature, her granddaughters, and life events.
She has won awards from Word Weavers, a Christian writers organization. Her writings have been included in several anthologies such as More Christmas Moments and Celebrating Christmas with ...Memories, Poetry, and Good Food. Articles have appeared in publications like Focus on the Family’s Adventure in Odyssey’s Clubhouse magazine and Lake Forest Living. Her life changed dramatically with the deaths of her parents and husband, but with God’s help she is adjusting to her new life.
Her life changed dramatically with the deaths of her parents and husband, but with God’s help she is adjusting to her new life.
Ambushed by Glory in My Grief
by Rebecca Carpenter
Glory, the splendor and bliss of heaven, appeared often in the pain of grief. After losing both parents and husband in less than a year, mourning became a constant companion for Rebecca. But writing about the difficult journey provided healing and highlighted the unexpected joys along the way. The forty devotionals reveal how God offers hope, comfort, and encouragement in the midst of grief.
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