Two very different books provide guidance for family, caregivers, and clergy.
Sonia Waters sees pain and trauma at the heart of this particular type of soul sickness.
The roller coaster, the marathon, and the deep end
Telling the story of his wife's tragic illness, Douglas Groothuis combines lament with grace-filled love.
The social value we give to caring for other people is not simply a women’s issue: it concerns men, women, and the whole society’s common good.
Dementia is graphic. These illustrated narratives draw out insights to provide empathy and healing for caregivers.
Whether we're dying or living with grief, there are faithful ways to do so. Marilyn Chandler McEntyre points us in the right direction.
DeMarco experienced a lot of life before he came to care for his mother, and he will likely experience more when his time as caregiver ends. Yet I think of John 15:13.
My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at age 80. Had I read these three new books, I might have been more helpful to him in that difficult moment.