Reading a good book is a wonderful way to escape the temporary trauma of divorce. The right book can also be a way God can speak His consolation, comfort, or encouragement to you. Here are just a few to get you started . . . send us your own recommendations and we may share with others!
FUN AND FASCINATING FICTION
FATHERLESS - A book of the century! Powerful, gripping, and deeply moving. This is a must-read, freight-train page turner! Fatherless takes the reader on a ride through Fortune 500 boardrooms, Madison Avenue screening rooms, behind one-way mirrors in America's heartland, two-way screens in confessionals, and inside the papal dining room of Pope John Paul II in Rome. Wow! I loved this book...and the sequels in the trilogy Motherless and Childless. Order here
YOU'RE A BETTER PARENT THAN YOU THINK - Dr. Ray Guarendi from the CDSG DVDs shares wise psychological counsel from a faithful Catholic perspective that will help divorced Moms and Dads. You'll learn to avoid causes of worry and frustration, stop doing what doesn't work (nagging, counting to three, reasoning, threatening, bribing and perpetual overseeing) and start doing what does.Order here
JUST FOR THE DIVORCED
HEALING THE DIVORCED HEART - Rose Sweet loves to share true-life stories, many of which are her own, and those in this book are healing prescriptions of inspiration, encouragement, wisdom, and hope in this EASY-TO-READ devotional for men and women. These daily doses of God's love are by topic and include: shock, denial, fear, loneliness, forgiveness, depression, the courts, kids, finances, and the possibility of new love. Order here
YOUR INTERIOR (Spiritual) LIFE
EUCHARISTIC MIRACLES - We believe that the Eucharist is the REAL Body, blood, soul, and divinity of Jesus, Who was true God and True Man. If you ever had any doubt about the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist, this book will change all that. Short, true stories about 36 miracles where the Consecrated Hosts bled, levitated, and turned to human flesh . . . real heart muscle. There are places in the world, including the US , where these miracles can still be seen today. Order here