Hord remarried final 12 months and she or he shared an expression she loves from her husband, Axel Johnson, which is that “‘Good issues occur for a motive'”—versus the previous “all the pieces occurs for a motive,” which she finds suspect.
However she firmly believes that when life comes calling with its challenges, nothing extra is required than what’s already inside us.
“I do not consider there is a grief index,” Hord stated. “You understand, it is simple to take a look at me and say, ‘Oh, I could not try this.’ However all of us have issues in our lives that we wrestle with that trigger us to have to search out the heart to say, ‘But regardless of that, I’ll proceed.'”
In fact, she additionally stated of turning into a supply of power for others, “I didn’t select this. What occurred was, I had individuals write me letters and say, ‘Michelle, I had not prayed in years till I noticed you communicate at Gabrielle’s funeral.’ ‘Michelle, I watched you go to work on daily basis and it is inspiring to me.’ And I noticed the holes in my coronary heart had been letting gentle of hope come by means of for different individuals. So this wasn’t actually about me, it was about honoring her spirit and hopefully giving different individuals hope.”