Cancer takes the life of a loved one. Your marriage ends. Your spouse dies. You're left feeling lost and helpless, wondering How can I go on? These nine studies from Psalms will lead you to the arms of our compassionate, healing God, who weeps with you, walks with you and offers hope in the midst of pain. For individuals or groups.
A friend moves away. You get laid off. Cancer takes the life of a family member. We all experience grief and loss in some form. Whether you're supporting a grieving friend or mourning a loss of your own, these nine studies from Psalms will help you express what you're feeling and lead you to the arms of our compassionate God, who weeps with us, listens to our cries and understands our pain.
Cathy Gardner Maddams taught theater arts for twenty-five years in San Jose, California, and is now retired from teaching. She and her husband each experienced the loss of a spouse and now cofacilitate grief support and Bible study groups at Church of the Chimes in San Jose. Maddams was trained as a grief counselor at the Centre for Living with Dying in Santa Clara, California.
James W. Reapsome is a retired pastor who also formerly served as editor of and the newsletter. He was also executive director of Evangelical Missions Information Service in Wheaton, Illinois. He is the co-editor of and the author of LifeGuide studies such as , , and .