Grief is a part of life and when embraced can benefit and make you a better person. There are many different kinds of grief beyond the loss of a loved one. Grief can be experienced in the loss of a job, moving to a new location, children leaving home, death of a dream and divorce. We will explore letting go, the benefits of grief, healing of your heart, and how to thrive in the seasons of loss. The course is also designed to help friends and family of someone grieving better understand their loved ones. Grief is a great teacher that can teach us much about understanding ourselves and others. Our speaker will share from her own personal journey of losing a child, her husband of 30 years, both of her parents, as well as other loses, helping the listener find beauty in the ashes of life.