Amazing Grace for Survivors

Amazing Grace for Survivors

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by Jeff Cavins
     
 

As Christians, we recognize that life's struggles can bring us strength and peace even if the challenges remain. This means that surviving is more than merely getting through an ordeal - it is being triumphant in spirit, regardless of the outcome. In Amazing Grace for Survivors, you will will witness God's power as He forms and strengthens ordinary people who faced

Overview

As Christians, we recognize that life's struggles can bring us strength and peace even if the challenges remain. This means that surviving is more than merely getting through an ordeal - it is being triumphant in spirit, regardless of the outcome. In Amazing Grace for Survivors, you will will witness God's power as He forms and strengthens ordinary people who faced extraordinary circumstances. You will experience the pain in these stories and share the glory of their triumph. In the end, their grace becomes yours, for we are one body in Christ.

In Amazing Grace for Survivors, you will meet: A man with cancer whose fear of dying teaches him how to live, A disabled girl who comes to understand that all life is precious, A woman who fights to adopt her son from Vietnam, and then fears she only brought him home to die, A heartbroken mother that learns to trust that her autistic son is in God's hands, A mother that hunts down her drug-addicted daughter and brings her home.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934217474
Publisher:
Ascension Press
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Jeff Cavins served as a Protestant minister for twelve years before returning to the Catholic faith. His story is chronicled in his autobiography, My Life on the Rock (Ascension Press). Jeff is best-known as the founding host of the popular EWTN television program Life on the Rock. With Matthew Pinto, he is the co-creator of the Amazing Grace series, and is the author of I’m Not Being Fed: Discovering the Food that Satisfies the Soul (Ascension, 2005). Jeff is also the creator and principal author of The Great Adventure, a popular Bible study program. He and his wife, Emily, reside in Minnesota with their three daughters.

Matthew Pinto is the author of the best-selling question-and-answer book Did Adam & Eve Have Belly Buttons? (Ascension, 1998), co-author of Did Jesus Have a Last Name? (Ascension, 2005), and creator of the Friendly Defenders Catholic Flash Cards series. Matt is co-founder of several Catholic organizations, including CatholicExchange.com and Envoy magazine, and the creator, with Jeff Cavins, of the Amazing Grace series. Matt and his wife, Maryanne, live in Pennsylvania with their five sons.

Patti Maguire Armstrong worked in the fields of social work and public administration before staying home full-time to raise her children. As a freelance writer, Patti has written more than 400 articles for both secular and religious publications.  She has authored the book Catholic Truths for Our Children (www.raisingcatholickids.com) as a guide to help parents pass on the Catholic faith to their children and served as co-editor of four Amazing Grace books. Patti and her husband, Mark, live in North Dakota with their ten children.

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