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    The Losses of Our Lives
    The Losses of Our Lives
    The Sacred Gifts of Renewal in Everyday Loss
    Find hope and renewal in life's natural cycle of ordinary losses and new beginnings.''''When we intentionally enter into our everyday walk through small losses, the terrain of larger losses, the valley of the shadow of death, is not totally unknown. It is not completely unfamiliar, alien, terrifying, for we have walked some of this way before with our lesser losses. We can journey through this valley of loss, for journey through it we must. And we can emerge markedly changed, but alive, on the other side.''''<br /> - from the PrologueGoing beyond loss as a problem to be resolved, a grief to be worked through, Dr. Nancy Copeland - Payton, a spiritual director and ordained clergywoman, reframes loss from the perspective that our everyday losses help us learn what we need to handle the major losses. Weaving in spiritual and classical themes, personal and scriptural story, Dr. Copeland - Payton shows us that by becoming aware of what our lesser losses have to teach us, the larger losses of our lives become less terrifying. Each chapter includes a spiritual practice and questions for reflection to help you:Mine the hidden depths of painful losses of things and placesTraverse the devastating loss of relationships and the heart - wrenching death of people we love.Overcome the steep, dark slopes of loss of beliefs and faith.Venture past our fear of the losses of aging and our own death.
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    US$ 24.99

    Book Author
    Nancy Copeland-Payton
    Genre Self Help
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    SkyLight Paths Publishing
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