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  • The Blind Girl Sees

    Seeing Through the Heart and Not the Eyes by

    At fifty years of age, Amber Needham suddenly went from having perfect vision to becoming blind. Despite the life-changing tragedy of losing her sight and the frustrating challenges this created in her day-to-day life, she eventually came to accept, ...


  • Three Minutes for a Dog

    My Life in an Iron Lung by

    Contrary to popular belief Polio is not extinct. This is the true story of an indomitable spirit afflicted with unimaginable physical and psychological challenges. Paul Alexander’s life is a saga that started in 1946 and has been profoundly shaped ...


  • The Power of Change

    A Mennonite Girl's Footprints in Asia by

    Because my health continued to decline. . . I started bargaining with God. I was not going to die; I would do whatever God's plan was for me if He spared my life. In my mind, I was going to become a nurse and go to Asia. . . Yes, I was going to get ...


  • And Then The Phone Rang...

    The Life Adventures of Dr. Ron Hiller by

    AND THEN THE PHONE RANG is an inspirational autobiography that tells the story of Dr. Ronald Hiller’s journey of faith and commitment to God’s call on his life. Fascinating stories of life as a missionary doctor in Nigeria and Cameroon highlight the ...


  • My Bert Has Alzheimer's

    Caregiving is Living for Two by

    My Bert Has Alzheimer’s is an intimate, detailed account of a wife’s experience with her husband’s dementia. As Paula de Ronde quickly learned, life for two people — patient and caregiver - is thrown into disarray with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s. ...


  • Journeying with Jim

    My personal reflections of caregiving successes and challenges while Dementia robbed me of the man I loved by

    Journeying with Jim is an intimate, detailed account of a wife’s experience with her soul mate’s Dementia. As Noreen Peters quickly learned, a diagnosis of Dementia throws life into disarray for two people—patient and caregiver. Together she and her ...


  • In the Shadow of Angels

    Intimate Stories from a Hospice Counsellor by

    “You people are angels!” This is how many respond to those who work in palliative care. How hospice care professionals manage the emotional tension of being surrounded by sick, dying, and grief-stricken people is unfathomable. Over her 20 years of ...


  • Different Drummer

    A Cardiologist's Memoir of Imperfect Heroes and Care for the Heart by

    Andreas Gruentzig performed the first coronary artery balloon angioplasty (plasty) in 1977. Shortly after that, Doug completed his medical education and training and determined to contribute to the field Gruentzig’s work had spawned. In 1984, just ...


  • Big Breath In

    The Fight to Breathe and the Journey to a Double-Lung Transplant by

    Big Breath In follows the ups and fateful downs of living with cystic fibrosis (CF), the journey to receiving a double lung transplant, and the hope of a second chance at life that transplant brings. Documenting the daily struggle of living with CF, ...


  • The Dangerous Mind of a Dying Man

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    With only three months left to live and realizing there is no consequences for any of his actions, Jason takes you on a journey that can only be described as dangerous. Told in an unfiltered way that is relatable, The Dangerous Mind of a Dying Man ...