A Time to Grieve Parent Grief for Handicapped Children When a child is born into a family, there are high expectations of life, love, and happiness. If the child is born with handicapping conditions, those dreams come crashing to the ground. How and if a parent survives this trauma depends on how he or she handles the grief. This book sets out to carry the parent on that journey of grief, pain, anger, and hopelessness with enough information to survive and come out whole for the benefit of the parent, child, and family. Until now, very little has been written on this unending grief.
A collection of meaningful quotations and timely advice from spiritual leaders, great thinkers and grief counselors. Dr. Freeman has gathered many thoughts and words to help those in need of healing. This book is a treasury of inspiration and healing perfect for anyone in tough times.
Describes the Jewish approach to death and dying, funerals, and mourning customs, including specifics for funeral preparations and preparing the home and family to sit shiva, with information for mourners and comforters alike. Reissue.
Let Comfort Find You in the Quiet There are no words to instantly take away the deep pain of your loss. Grieving is a personal path—one that takes time to traverse. But genuine expressions of comfort and understanding can help you make gradual steps toward healing. H. Norman Wright, a respected Christian counselor, offers these daily devotions from a heart that has endured difficult loss—yet found God faithful through it all. In these profound and practical reflections, you'll find... gentle guidance through the grieving process comforting reminders that you're not alone hope—and the space you need to uncover it When you're grieving, give yourself quiet moments to rest in God's limitless love and peace.
Finding Your Way Forward When Everything You Believe Is Coming Apart
Author: Kathy Escobar
Pubpsher: Convergent Books
Hope for spiritual refugees, church burnouts, and freedom seekers. After years of participating in a comfortable faith tradition, many find themselves in a spiritual wilderness, feeling disillusioned with church, longing for more freedom and less religion in their lives. If that describes you, you’re in good company. Countless men and women are in the middle of a shifting faith—and aren’t sure where to turn. But losing beliefs doesn’t mean you have to lose your faith. Pastor, friend, and spiritual director Kathy Escobar has journeyed with many who have experienced significant shifts in the faith they once considered unchangeable. Through their stories and her own, Kathy has discovered that growth and change are natural parts of life in our relationship with God. Filled with honest stories and practical insights, Faith Shift gives language to what many experience as their faith evolves. With an inviting blend of vulnerability and hope, it addresses the losses that come with spiritual shifts and offers tangible practices for rebuilding a free and authentic faith after it unravels. Includes personal reflection and group discussion questions at the end of each chapter.
How to Find Physical, Spiritual and Emotional Wellness and Live Life to Its Fullest
Author: Pauline E. Lewinson
Category: Family & Relationships
Do you struggle with discovering your life's purpose? Do you wonder how you can find true physical, spiritual, and mental wellness? Many of us face such challenges but remain lost in a wilderness of uncertainty. "The Power of Transformation" shows you how to create true balance and serenity in every area of your life by trusting in Jesus as your instrument of change. By learning how to recognize the differences between the spirit and the flesh and how they are in constant conflict, you will be able to find hope in every situation and foster a physical, emotional, and spiritual transformation. Pauline E. Lewinson draws upon her own experience in finding spiritual fulfillment to guide you on this wondrous path. With warm and honest candor, Lewinson shows believers and unbelievers alike the powerful potential for change you will have if you fully surrender your life to Jesus Christ. She discusses such important topics as Relationship between prayer and faith Prophecies, healings and miracles Christian marriages and families Importance of worship And much more! If you're ready to restore and renew your life, then let "The Power of Transformation" be your guide. Turn to the Lord in all that you do and you will soon discover peace and joy!
Healing and Encouragement for Those Who Have Suffered Miscarriage and Stillbirth
Author: Maureen Rank
Pubpsher: Baker Books
"One-third of all women who conceive will have at least one miscarriage. This important book offers guidance for the sorrowing and helps them move on. It tackles the tough questions, including "Why did this happen?" and "Should we try again?" as well as exploring options for treatment and emotional healing. Free to Grieve has helped thousands of couples since it was first published nearly twenty years ago."
The Word of God is a love letter from the heart of our heavenly Father. It is unequaled in its ability to comfort, to counsel, to challenge, to exhort, and to change lives. The New Spirit-Filled Life Bible for Women beautifully presents the rich and timeless truths of God's living Word with wisdom from more than 100 of the most respected women in the body of Christ. These beloved authors, speakers, and ministry leaders have come together to help you understand and apply the Scriptures to your life as you discover God's promises and fulfill His holy purpose for you by the power of the Holy Spirit.