Surviving The Death Of A Child / Edition 1

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This book is about enduring and surviving the most painful of all losses: the death of one's child. This is the story of a journey from grief to healing. But more, it is a story of faith and love told so that others may find comfort and understanding when faced with this most devastating loss.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780664255664
  • Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
  • Publication date: 3/12/1999
  • Edition description: 1st ed
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 112
  • Product dimensions: 0.27 (w) x 5.50 (h) x 8.50 (d)

Meet the Author

John Munday is a practicing attorney. He attended Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary and Princeton Theological Seminary. He is an activist, author, and speaker on issues dealing with Central America.

Frances Wohlenhaus-Munday is a graduate of the Eastern School of Christian Ministry and is an ordained elder and deacon for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She has held several offices in various chapters of The Compassionate Friends, Inc., a bereavement self-help organization, and has spoken at regional and national conferences on bereavement.

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Table of Contents

1 Grief Is Never Over 1
2 When Reality Finally Hits 5
3 Rescue from Unbearable Pain 9
4 I Need God Now! 15
5 Look to the Interests of Others 21
6 Help These Suffering People 27
7 There Are No Easy Answers 35
8 I'm Here for You 41
9 Being There Is the Only Help 47
10 Experience the Presence of God 51
11 Start the Healing by Helping Others 59
12 Where Do We Go for Healing? 63
13 Where Is God in This? 69
14 Memorials Give Us Hope 73
15 Reach Out in Love 79
16 Love Is the Answer 83
17 Christ Is the Challenge 87
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