The Author

Ami Atkins Wickiser is a developmental therapist who lives in Belleville, Illinois. She was widowed at age 30, but has since remarried. Her writing has been featured on True Woman, Gospel-Centered Woman, and Adorned. Ami serves as the director of women’s ministries for her church, Swansea Baptist. You can find her at and Facebook.

When Husbands Die Young

Only 0.6 percent of American women are widowed when younger than 35. I’m a major anomaly. Here’s how the church can help.