Practical advice for anybody who ministers to the wounded. In this straightforward, action-oriented guide, Roberts draws from her 20 years of experience to offer concrete steps for helping parishioners through times of grief, death, marital difficulties, divorce, health issues, hospital stays, addiction, abuse, parenting, pain, suicide, aging, and more.
Whether youre a layperson or a professional counselor, Helping Those Who Hurt
will help you care for others encountering life crises such as:
- Illness, hospitalization, and death
- A troubled marriage
Barbara M. Roberts has directed the Caring Ministry department for Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church in Englewood, Colorado, for more than twenty years, helping many families and individuals through grief and loss, death, suicide, addiction, and all other life crises discussed in Helping Those Who Hurt . She is a conference speaker and teacher on these and other Caring Ministry subjects.