Beside the Empty Cradle is for couples who cannot find a solution to their infertility and do not find adoption an option for them. In Beside the Empty Cradle, the author shares her own personal experience with infertility and the emotional pain she and other couples experience from the loss of hope and their grief for the child they will never have. Combining stories, practical information, Scripture, and insight from her husband, Pamela brings readers full circle as she becomes content beside the empty cradle and looks forward to the plan God has for her marriage and her life. Paperback.
This book is a wonderful resource for childless couples! --Amber Weigand-BuckleyEditor, OnCourse MagazineNone of the infertility solutions have been successful, and adoption is not a viable option.Pamela Sonnenmoser knows the emotional and mental anguish of grieving the children that will never be.Why won’t God give us a child?Why do we feel so guilty because our parents aren’t grandparents?How can we plan a joyful future without children?Do just the two of us count as a family?Beside the Empty Cradle combines real life stories with practical information and scriptural assistance to guide you through the journey of infertility and arrive at a place of rest and contentment.Drawing from personal experience with infertility followed by cancer, Pamela Sonnenmoser confronts the mental agony experienced by couples grieving the children they will never have. Beside the Empty Cradle points you to the paths of satisfaction that will help you regain the joy that infertility has stolen. Through practical and spiritual wisdom gained from one who has experienced the highs and lows on this road, you can get to the place of peace and contentment in the life God has for you.
PAMELA SONNENMOSER is the owner of PKS Training and Consulting in Rushville, MO. She is a speaker, certified trainer, the author of Praise & Paraphrase (CrossRiver Publishing), and received the Women of Excellence Award for Emerging Women Leaders in 2008. Pamela is a regular contributor to OnCourse Magazine, Discipleship Ideas Magazine, and has written more than 600 published newspaper and magazine articles. In 2010 Pamela founded Fresh Cup Ministries. She resides in Rushville, MO.
"This book is a wonderful resource for childless couples to use as they seek Gods plan for their life and beyond. Even those with children should read Beside the Empty Cradle."
- Amber Weigand-Buckley, Editor, OnCourse Magazine