Christian widow and widowers dating
And from there, back to Alabama to see my siblings. You’ll never run out of things to talk about, experiences to share, and interests.
The next morning, we had breakfast with a couple who had been best friends of Margaret and me.
As Scripture says, Bertha and I are quick to say our marriage is more than (ahem) companionship. But to say, as many have, that seniors marry for companionship only is to insult them.
Who knows love better than those who were married for 40 or 50 years? We talk while traveling in the car, we talk while walking in the park, and lots of other times.
But woe to the one who falls when no one is there to lift him up… We love this time of our lives so much–we were each wed for 52 years before the Lord took Gary and Margaret–we wish all our friends could share the joy!
I knew a few months after my wife died that it would be God’s will for me to remarry. The same way he knows anything else is from the Lord: in your spirit. However, in the case of my wife Bertha–she and I married in January of 2017–her first two years of widowhood she spent grieving Gary’s death.