While everyone's journey through grief is different, we've found some resources that may be helpful to you.
Weekly Support Groups across the U.S. offering support to those facing the deep hurt associated wtih the death of a loved one and the challenge of thinking optimistic about the future from this point on.
United Methodist Church of the Resurrection
13720 Roe Ave., Leawood, KS 66224
Monthly Support Meetings in Overland Park, KS offering comfort, hope & support to bereaved parents & family members after a child dies.
Walnut Gardens Community of Christ
19201 E. RD Mize Rd., Independence, MO 64057
Monthly Support Meetings in Independence, MO offering comfort, hope & support to bereaved parents & family members after a child dies.
Further information for the regions of Missouri & Kansas
"A Grace Disguised" by Jerry Sittser
"A Grief Observed" by C.S. Lewis
"A Time to Grieve" by Kenneth C. Haug
"Chicken Soup for the Grieving Soul"
"Colors of Goodbye" by September Vaudrey
"Dark Clouds - Deep Mercy" by Mark Vroegop
"Divine Disruption" by Tony Evans
"Find the Good in Grief" by John Baggett
"Finding Meaning: the Sixth Stage of Grief" by David Kessler
"Grief Works" by Julia Samuel
"Hope 365" by Clara Hinton
"I'll Write Your Name on Every Beach" by Susan Averbach
"It's OK That You're Not OK" by Megan Devine
"Lament for a Son" by Nicholas Wolterstorff
"Proof of Heaven" by Eban Alexander
"Shattered: Surviving the Loss of a Child" by Gary Roe
"The Beauty of What Remains" by Steve Leder
"The Blue Book" by Jim Branch
"The Gateway We Call Death" by Russell M. Nelson
"Visits from Heaven" by Pete Deison
"What God Thinks When a Child Dies" by Patricia Whitacre
"What Happened to You?" by Bruce Perry and Oprah Winfrey
"When God Doesn't Make Sense" by James Dobson
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