Monday, November 16, 2015

Books on Grieving

During the past while our church family has felt grief and sadness with the loss of loved ones. There are also numerous special cares that families are experiencing.

This announcement was in our church bulletin yesterday:

"As our church family is experiencing grief in a particular way at this time, we would like to inform our members that we have pulled books on this topic from the shelves and located them together on the first shelf as you enter the library.  Our hope is that these books may be a comfort, showing the HOPE that others have been given from God!"    

Here are some of the books:

From Grief to Glory   - James W. Bruce
Be Still My Soul   - Elisabeth Elliot
Hearing Jesus Speak into Your Sorrow   - Nancy Guthrie
Holding Onto Hope   - Nancy Guthrie
When God Weeps   - Joni Eareckson Tada
Treasures in Darkness   - Sharon W. Betters
The Undistracted Widow: Living for God after loosing your husband  - Carol Cornish
My friend is struggling with the death of a loved one   - Josh McDowell & Ed Stewart
It's Not Fair!   - Wayne A. Mack
Comfort those who grieve: Ministering God's grace in times of loss   - Paul Tautges