The Caleb Years: When God Doesn't Make Sense

The Caleb Years When God Doesn t Make Sense What would you do if you were led to believe by the doctors that your newborn child s life would be very short What if the doctors told you your son would live at most only a couple of days Would you

  • Title: The Caleb Years: When God Doesn't Make Sense
  • Author: DavidIngerson
  • ISBN: 9781939570147
  • Page: 293
  • Format: Hardcover
  • What would you do if you were led to believe by the doctors that your newborn child s life would be very short What if the doctors told you your son would live at most only a couple of days Would you give up, resigning yourself to simply trust the doctors pessimistic assessment, or would you fight for his life against all odds When his fourth child was born, author andWhat would you do if you were led to believe by the doctors that your newborn child s life would be very short What if the doctors told you your son would live at most only a couple of days Would you give up, resigning yourself to simply trust the doctors pessimistic assessment, or would you fight for his life against all odds When his fourth child was born, author and inspirational speaker, David Ingerson was faced with these troubling questions The Caleb Years is a refreshing and inspirational account of the author s journey through the treacherous waters of uncertainty and the deep emotional wounds parents of a chronically ill child must endure The author s vivid descriptions of each circumstance and deeply compelling emotion will put the reader in middle of his story identifying with his pain and struggles, but also rejoicing in his victories.

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    1. This is an incredible book-The reason to read this book is as infinate as Caleb's reach will have on this world. You should read this book if intereste in any of these topicsA father's love.A mother's love.A Sibling's love, etc you get my point Any grief regardless of if it was the loss of a child or elderly parent, natural cause or horrific crime.Heart disease. Birth defects.Military life.I could go on an on. really is a book written in a way that it will find a way to TOUCH anyone who picks it [...]

    2. Engrossing true tale of a father's struggle to lead his family through his child's medical crisis after crisis. Honest & detailed, it offers hope and inspiration for those (all of us!) finding themselves in dark & difficult times. There are moments of pain & humor, suspense & peace. I enjoyed this book & couldn't put it down.

    3. Beautiful and heart-wrenching, this book takes you deep into the joys and struggles of the Ingerson family as they grapple with the grim realities of having a chronically ill baby with severe physical defects. David is brutally honest about his emotions and reactions throughout the Caleb Years. David's reliance on God and His Word is sincere without being preachy, and he never becomes glib - never tries to pretend that his faith in the Rock somehow made the pain and loneliness go away or be 'ok' [...]

    4. David and Kathleen ingersons had three normal, healthy children but then Caleb arrived. In a heart-beat this family was in crisis. The details are in THE CALEB YEARS. Clinging to their faith, the Ingersons learned moving lessons in the pages of this book. If we think about it, everyone knows someone in their church or circle of friends who is in crisis. Reading this book can be a comfort and strength to the reader's own crisis. There are nagging questions of why but as Kathy Ingerson writes in t [...]

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