A Clergy Guide to End-of-Life Issues (Jacobs)
Addressing Death Honestly
A Clergy Guide to End of Life Issues is about the issues faced at the ending of life -- the time before death when medical technology offers so many options and when families might be overwhelmed with guilt and grief. Martha Jacobs shares the human emotion costs associated with death and dying.
Engaging in the conversation about death will have an immensely healing affect when facing end-of-life issues.
About the Author
Martha R. Jacobs, an ordained minister and a hospital chaplain for over 11 years, recognized in the ministerial profession a serious need for—and lack of—one comprehensive collection of tools to help both new and seasoned clergy guide congregants and their families through end-of-life issues. Gathering her experiences, skills, and insights, she developed the definitive death and dying resource for clergy and pastoral counselors. For additional resources related to the book, visit the author’s website at: www.deathisnottheenemy.com
Paperback: 176 pages