Anna’s book, Rare Bird, launches today. Rare Bird is the stunningly honest, crystal clear account of Anna’s son’s life and death. The incredible thing about this book is that while Anna is telling the story of her family- she is also telling the Story of Grief.
One in five women will experience clinical depression in her lifetime. Christian counselor and author Leslie Vernick offers words of hope and encouragement as she helps women understand the symptoms of depression, what causes depression, and what steps they can take to get better and grow stronger. http://www.wtsbooks.com/product-exec/product_id/6136?utm_source=bdempsey_medium=blogpartners\
Stories With the Power to Transform Us By Linda Lee (general editor) and Safiyah Fosua (consulting editor) Abingdon Press (2012) These are stories of people, in their own words. Their goal is to provide a tool that will help the church build beloved communities in ways that can transform the world. They speak their truths and experiences, provide suggestions for action and offer visions of hope. They will awaken stories in you that will transform both heart and soul.