The Deafening Sound of Silent Tears: The Remarkable Story of Caring for Life

The Deafening Sound of Silent Tears The Remarkable Story of Caring for Life Caring For Life is a charity that began in a Baptist church in Leeds and for twenty years has provided vulnerable young adults with the stability they need to rebuild their broken lives It has nationa

  • Title: The Deafening Sound of Silent Tears: The Remarkable Story of Caring for Life
  • Author: Juliet Barker
  • ISBN: 9781853118500
  • Page: 433
  • Format: Paperback
  • Caring For Life is a charity that began in a Baptist church in Leeds and for twenty years has provided vulnerable young adults with the stability they need to rebuild their broken lives It has nationally unrivalled success rates in preventing re offending 85 per cent and in obtaining long term settled accommodation 98 per cent Its focus, as its name suggests, is notCaring For Life is a charity that began in a Baptist church in Leeds and for twenty years has provided vulnerable young adults with the stability they need to rebuild their broken lives It has nationally unrivalled success rates in preventing re offending 85 per cent and in obtaining long term settled accommodation 98 per cent Its focus, as its name suggests, is not on quick fixes, but lifelong support that makes the love of Jesus tangible for some of the most damaged young people Some of the stories of abuse and deprivation in this book are a shocking indictment of today s affluent society, but dedicated pastoral care has produced many miracles of transformation This is an inspiring account of faith in action, answered prayer, and the gospel being practiced, rather than preached It is essential reading for all churches and agencies who work with the marginalized.

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    1. I honestly thought I wouldn't like this book. When I saw the back mentioned followeing the example of Jesus Christ, I though it was going to be a bit to religious for me. I'm no beliver in God but I do belive that what 'Caring for life' are doing is very admirable. I think the farm is a fantastic idea. And I'm appalled that becuase to live in the house you are required to work on the farm, the chairty is looked down upon. I don't know why the goverment don't look into more schemes like this. Thi [...]

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