Every day, we and those around us experience loss, change, and transitions that we must grieve. Grief is intense emotional suffering caused by loss, and while it is normal, it involves hard work. Does that surprise you – that grief … Continue reading
About Barb Roberts
Barb Roberts has been in the ministry of Pastoral Care for over 27 years. During all of those years, she has been privileged to help those who grieve, having experienced grief and loss in her own life as well. Her blog can be accessed directly on her website – www.barbroberts.com. The recent publication by NavPress of her book, “Helping Those Who Hurt: A Handbook for Caring and Crisis” gives information, guidance and insight for the lay person, the friend, the family member and the minister, through lists, step-by-step directions, Scripture and personal vignettes.
She is a conference speaker and teacher on these and other Caring Ministry subjects. Reach her through her website, www.barbroberts.com.
Books by Barb Roberts
Posts by Barb Roberts
The holidays are coming, and this may be your first or second without your loved one. What do you do to get through this huge wave, this tsunami, looming before you? How do you cope when every time you turn … Continue reading →
Barbara Roberts’ book, Helping Those Who Hurt: A Handbook for Caring and Crisis, is available at Amazon.com.
Is there some magic amount of time to grieve a death, or the break up of a relationship, the break up of a family, loss of a job, financial downturns, loss of a pet? I’m talking about grief and loss, … Continue reading →
We all are programmed to look forward to each New Year. How many times have you heard, late in the previous year, “I just want this year to be over with.” “I look forward to next year when things will … Continue reading →