Widow Wisdom: What is something that empowered you in the past that still makes you feel powerful today?

We asked our widow sisters to share their wisdom by answering this question; What is something that empowered you in the past that still makes you feel powerful today?

  • Knowing the Lord loves me and that my husband did too but was in too much pain to live in this world…..it wasn’t me!!!! – Connie
  • Remembering my husband telling me I could do almost anything – Eileen
  • My beading hobby that I just revived after not having any interest in it after my hubby died. Feels good to get back to beading, a skill he admired. – Tee
  • When I lost my husband, I realized how strong I am. – Rosa
  • Lifting weights – Wister on Instagram
  • Leaving the house for the first time the day after my husband died. – Wister on Instagram
  • The belief my Dad had in me. He’s long passed, but I can still bring that belief up when I need it. – Wister on Instagram
  • I gave birth to 6 boys. And had the best fun raising them with my hubby. – Wister on Instagram
  • Learning about acceptance – June
  • Drive good thousands of miles alone to be with the people I love. – Lindsay
  • Being still and knowing God is with me – Lisa
  • Keeping my finances organized. – Christine
  • Remembering that I am never alone. – Lisa
  • Taking solo motorcycle trips! – Ann
  • My freedom – Rosemarie