Surviving the Loss of a Child: Support for Grieving Parents

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Nothing can destroy your world like losing a child. It is devastating on a level that most people can't imagine. Once you have experienced such a tragedy, you may feel that you will never again be able to live with peace and joy.

Written after the death of the author's own child, Surviving the Loss of a Child offers you compassionate encouragement born from deep sorrow. You will find no pat answers or patronizing panaceas here-just real words ...

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Overview

Nothing can destroy your world like losing a child. It is devastating on a level that most people can't imagine. Once you have experienced such a tragedy, you may feel that you will never again be able to live with peace and joy.

Written after the death of the author's own child, Surviving the Loss of a Child offers you compassionate encouragement born from deep sorrow. You will find no pat answers or patronizing panaceas here-just real words of healing from someone who has been exactly where you are now.

Hurting parents will find this book a source of comfort, while concerned friends, counselors, pastors, and caregivers will find it a perfect gift for the bereaved. Its short chapters and proven coping mechanisms are easy to take in.

There is life after death-even the death of a beloved child. Discover how you can go on living and reclaim hope in your heart.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780800733568
  • Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 3/1/2010
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 322,474
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Elizabeth Brown is a teacher, a speaker, and the author of the popular Living Successfully with Screwed-Up People. Besides going through the loss of her own child, Brown has done extensive research on grief, and she and her pastor husband give grief seminars around the country.

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Table of Contents

Preface 9

1 Are We Alone? 11

2 Why Me, Lord? 17

3 The Initiation into Grief 25

4 If Only I Had More Faith 33

5 Is This Healing? 41

6 Hurting on the Inside 51

7 Feuding Partners 61

8 Children: The Forgotten Grievers 71

9 If You Are a Friend 97

10 A Word to the Wise 117

11 Death's Vehicles 125

12 Never Say Die 137

13 Reconciling Tragedy with Blessing 143

14 The Rest of the Story 149

Appendix A Special Helps 159

Appendix B Discussion Questions 161

Appendix C Further Discussion on Grief 177

Appendix D Quick Facts 181

Appendix E Recommended Reading 189

Appendix F Organizations and Websites 191

Notes 195

Bibliography 199

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