A Journey with God and Cancer
Foreword by Sinclair B. Ferguson.
“Grief Undone” is the breathtakingly honest, yet hopeful account of how Elizabeth (Libbie) and Al Groves walked with God through Al s terminal cancer. Their true story saturated with in-the-moment Scriptural reflections, blogs, and fervent prayers paints a stunning picture of how faith transforms the human experience of suffering.
But “Grief Undone” is more than the chronicle of one family s courage in the face of cancer. At its core, “Grief Undone” tells a story about the God who is with his people through each and every circumstance in life. Evangelistic in impact, though not in tone, “Grief Undone” will inevitably display the beauty of Christ s sustaining love for his people through trials that seemed too hard to bear. Though grief threatens to undo us, we find that we are not destroyed, but sustained by God s presence.
Story-driven and real, “Grief Undone” avoids the usual traps of being preachy, gratuitous, or dismissive in the face of suffering and grief. Modeling rather than teaching about healthy and God-honoring grief, Grief Undone is uniquely practical for those who are grieving as well as the pastors, counselors, and friends who seek to help them.