Roses in December: Comfort for the Grieving Heart   -     By: Marilyn Willett Heavilin
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Roses in December: Comfort for the Grieving Heart

Harvest House Publishers / 2006 / Paperback

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This newly revised version of Roses in December offers compassion and encouragement to readers who are struggling with the loss of a loved one or helping a loved one cope. Marilyn Heavilin, having lost three sons, knows the tremendous sorrows and struggles that accompany the death of a loved one. She shares how even in the winters of our lives God provides roses - special people, special memories - to give us strength to persevere. This new addition also includes chapters on losing loved ones to suicide and AIDS.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 176
Vendor: Harvest House Publishers
Publication Date: 2006
ISBN: 0736917799
ISBN-13: 9780736917797
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Used for years by individuals, grief counselors, and support groups, Roses in December has helped readers understand the grieving process, support family members, give insight into sibling grief, and maintain their marriages during difficult times. This newly revised edition offers the same compassion and encouragement plus chapters on losing loved ones under special circumstances, such as suicide and AIDS.

With deep empathy, Marilyn helps those who are grieving find God's comfort. Having lost three sons, she knows the tremendous sorrows and struggles that come with the death of loved ones. Yet she shares how even in the winters of our lives God provides roses--special occasions, special people, and special memories--to give us strength and draw close to Him.

Author Bio

Marilyn Heavilin is the author of five books and a wife, mother, grandmother, and former high school counselor. She is a frequent speaker on the topics of grief, family life, and child-rearing, and is a popular Bible teacher at women's retreats and churches across the nation. Marilyn is currently pursuing her master's degree in biblical counseling from Trinity Bible College and Theological Seminary, Newburgh, Indiana.

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    The author lost 3 sons, she is experienced in grief survival!!!

    I have given this to many people who have lost a child. My relatives who received this manual on how to grieve helped them. Everyone grieves differently, and losing a child, is ALWAYS tragic at any age.

    I read this book to educate me, to know HOW to help parents in surviving. It can apply to all who are grieving.
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    This is a must read for anyone who has lost a loved one, especially a child. It was comforting to know I am not "crazy" and others had the same feelings and emotions I have. A friend recommended it to me and I am so glad I bought/read it. It was a great help.
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    I have had a lot of friends who have lost children recently and all of them have found this book to be very comforting. I have bought a copy for myself as well and find it a great reference for things I can do to be helpful and serve my grieving friends. So sorry for the losses of Mrs. Heavilin but the Lord has definitely used her to comfort others.
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    I first read this book in 1988 when I was searching for a book for a friend who lost her husband and son in plane crash. Since then I have given the book to anyone I know who has lost a child. I bought this book now for a friend who just lost a child to SIDS. She had a follow up book to this one but I don't remember the name of it. I would also like to get a copy of it again. Wonder if Christian Books carries it?
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    A very candid look into the grief of a mother and practical ways to keep The Faith while healing. An aunt sent it to me on the death of my son, I found it so helpful, I bought a copy for a grieving friend.
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