Denine: One mother's journey with a profoundly handicapped child

byChris Czarnata Forster

Paperback | January 9, 2017

Denine: One mother's  journey with a profoundly handicapped child by Chris Czarnata Forster
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Heart-wrenchingly honest and deeply insightful, Denine tells the story of a young mother's journey of faith with her first-born child, born profoundly handicapped. From the initial discovery of Denine's condition and her family's reaction to it, to sleepless nights, hospital stays and countless visits with doctors and therapists, Chris Forster tells her story with bracing insight and unwavering faith. She describes with unflinching honesty the loneliness, despair, and difficult decisions that come along with raising a child with such disabilities. She shares how her daughter Denine's life, though fraught with tragedy, ultimately brought her to a knowing relationship with God. Brimming with minute descriptions of complex family relationships, deeply personal moments, and authentic, haunting insights into the experience of parenting a child with special needs, Denine serves as a reminder that God knows what is going on in our lives and has a plan for each one of us....
Chris Forster holds a master's degree in theological studies from McMaster University and is presently working towards her doctorate in Christian counselling. An avid quilter, teacher and inspirational speaker, Chris lives on a dairy farm with her husband Ken. Together they have welcomed many into their 1840's farmhouse to experience h...
Title:Denine: One mother's journey with a profoundly handicapped childFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:186 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:186 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.4 inPublished:January 9, 2017Publisher:FriesenPressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1460275160

ISBN - 13:9781460275160

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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