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January 28, 2020

For All Who Grieve

‚ÄčIf you’re going through a season of grief, don’t miss Chris Fabry Live. When Pastor Colin Smith found himself counseling several grieving couples in his church, he turned to the book of Lamentations. The deep, biblical truths of this Old Testament book provided hope for those walking through the valley of the shadow of death. Hear one family’s difficult journey when you join us for Chris Fabry Live.



Colin Smith
Colin Smith

Colin Smith

Colin S. Smith is senior pastor of The Orchard Evangelical Free Church, a vibrant, multi-campus church in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. More widely, Colin is the teacher on the daily radio program Unlocking the Bible. Colin was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. He met his wife Karen at while studying at London Bible College and later ministered at the Enfield Evangelical Free Church in north London. The Smiths now live in the Chicago area and have two grown children and three grandchildren.

Kathy Stoltzfus
Kathy Stoltzfus

Kathy Stoltzfus

Kathy Stoltzfus is a stay-at-home wife and mother and spends much of her days homeschooling her nine-year-old daughter. About six years ago, she and her husband, Stace, experienced the loss of their infant son, who was born with Trisomy 18 (Edward’s Syndrome). This journey, which started in the early stages of her pregnancy, is one that they never expected but has brought them to a deeper understanding of God’s love for them. Kathy is continually drawn to the compelling love of Christ displayed in the Gospel, which continues to be her source of joy and strength. They live in the Chicago area.

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Chris Fabry

Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.

Chris Fabry Live

Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God.