What to Do When the Roof Caves In: Woman-to-Woman Advice for Tackling Life's Trials

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Thomas Nelson, Mar 2, 2009 - Religion - 208 pages
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Can I recover from this? What are the warning signs? Why would God let this happen?

We all walk through life with nagging questions?questions that spring from fear, doubt, guilt, and pain. And the harder we fight to ignore them, the faster they weaken our defenses. Like hail on a weak roof, they pile up until the sky comes falling in.

Counselor, author, and speaker Marilyn Meberg knows what rains down on us, and she's here to help. With words of encouragement, wit, and wisdom, Marilyn speaks to those issues that can cripple us or make us stronger. Adultery, depression, pornography, suicide, boundaries, addiction . . . She knows there's nothing too difficult for God, no one too shattered for his love. Through stories, humor, scripture, and her trademark conversational style, Marilyn can help you pick up the pieces?or avoid the cave-in altogether.

"This is a gutsy book! Marilyn tackles tough topics like addictions, pornography, divorce, and death but still manages to make me laugh. My favorite thing in life is to learn and still have a good time. I learned and I laughed while reading this book; great combination!" ?Luci Swindoll


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User Review  - Joan Blackmon - Christianbook.com

I had read a snipet of this book on CBD's preview and was hooked, had to order the book to finish reading. Since receiving it, I have not had the time to complete the book, my intent is to use some of ... Read full review

great counseling on intimate problems

User Review  - Diane Maurer - Christianbook.com

I had not read anything by this author previously but had heard of her from the Women of Faith conferences. I was captured by her sound counseling on difficult subjects. I do some counseling on the job site so I found this book to be one for reference for me to use. Read full review


1 Solutions and Caveins
What Did You Pay for That?
4 Infidelity Cavein
Surely Not My Family Members
6 Pleasure Addiction and Our Roofs
7 Children and Pornography
8 Sexual Addiction
9 Prevent a Marital Cavein
10 Divorce Cavein
11 Divorce Cavein and the Kids
The Ultimate Cavein
No More Caveins

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Marilyn Meberg is a captivating speaker, a coauthor of various Women of Faith devotionals, and the author of "I’d Rather Be Laughing and Choosing the Amusing." She lives in Frisco, TX.

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