Grandparenting Through Obstacles
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Grandparenting Through Obstacles

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"Grandparenting in today's world is very different from what it was only one generation ago, and the authors understand that fact. Numerous obstacles - from raising grandchildren to long-distance grandparenting - face many grandparents today. The authors have assembled a collage of life stories from grandparents who live where you live and who know what you're facing.

Paperback, 314 pages
Published July 1st 2012 by Pix-N-Pens Publishing
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A great resource for any grandparent. Filled with stories and instructions on how to keep an active role in your grandchildrens lives. Peppered with Chritian principles on praying for your grandchildren, modeling god in their lives, and being an example to them! I reccomend it highly!
The topic of this book truly “hit home”. This was about MY family, not a generic issue on faith, or child slavery in a foreign country or even abortion in the neighboring town. This was in my house.

The subtitle sums up what this book is about well: Overcoming family challenges to reach your grandchildren for Christ. It is actually a collection of stories from several different grandparents about their lives and their grandchildren. I found it very easy to picture and to relate to the stories. Th...more
Janice Green
Grandparenting through Obstacles by Reneé Gray-Wilburn and Dianne E. Butts is a dynamic resource for grandparents who are concerned about helping their grandchildren find a meaningful relationship with Jesus Christ. Through 20 real-life stories written by grandparents in a wide variety of situations, the authors show how twenty wise grandparents found ways to influence their grandchildren’s lives in a positive way. In addition to the engaging stories, each chapter includes “Grandparents from the...more
Sally Ferguson
Where does a grandparent turn when she is parenting another generation? Maybe she says, “I didn’t sign up for this!” Maybe she had a choice, and chose to be involved in a difficult situation for the heritage of her family. A new book tackles the tough questions of being family to your grandchildren when you’re thrust into non-traditional roles. Grandparenting Through Obstacles presents real-life examples of families who have pulled together to provide stability, structure and support in unstable...more
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