Grieving God’s Way: The Path to Lasting Hope and Healing by Margaret Brownley is a 90-day devotional. This book was born out of a tragic loss experienced by the author. She lost her oldest son to an illness. Three years after her loss she penned this book. I am grateful that through her own pain she has chosen to bring healing to others. This book was written to assist people during the grieving process and is broken into the following four parts: healing the grieving body, healing the grieving soul, healing the grieving heart and healing the grieving spirit. I thought this book was very well written and it was easy to read. Each devotional consists of two pages. Although short, the pages are packed with powerful information. The brevity of each devotional allows time for reflection and provides just the right amount of information. Although this book was written for the grieving soul, I believe people who are experiencing other forms of loss may benefit from this book as well. I say this because as I read this book I thought of people who are going through really difficult times right now. They may not be grieving a person but they are grieving a loss. I believe some of the lessons learned in this book could help them while they are on their road to healing. This book may not be for everyone as we all grieve differently but I do recommend it as I believe it will help many.
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