Glory Came in Amber Rays: A Mother's Spiritual Journey Into the Heavenlies
by Paula Dickerson (Goodreads Author)
Paula Dickerson had one child, Amber CarLeigh, who brought pure joy and sunshine to her heart from the very beginning of her life. Glory Came in Amber Rays is the inspiring story of the beautiful life they lived together for twenty-nine years before God called Amber CarLeigh home to live in Heaven with Him. The heartbreak Paula faced after her leaving was more than she cou...more
Paperback, 136 pages
Published March 19th 2013 by CrossBooks Publishing
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This is a wonderful book about how God is with you at every step. Paula felt his presence even before the loss of her daughter. He continued with her and remains with her still. It a very heart felt book about the loss of your most precious gift from God, your child. They were not only mother and daughter, but also best friends. To have a relationship like this does not end when one dies, but continues on. It continues to give you hope for the everlasting and makes you want to make sure that you...more
I am not much of a reader, but this book, I have read more than once, each time I read it I discover a new inspiration that I somehow missed the previous time. If you have lost someone you love (as all of us have) you can relate to this wonderful author's wonderful words as she describes each moment in a way that with every word you can feel her thoughts and emotions and understand that Amber was and IS her life, and what an inspiration that after God called Amber home (because She is so special...more
Paula does an amazing job sharing her walk through the heartache of losing a child; however, she also validates the presence of God in a beautiful and inspiring way. Her experiences are powerful -- both the anguish and grief as well as the glory and love of God. I can truly recommend this book to anyone who wants a stronger walk in faith and for anyone seeking something missing in his/her life. I read the book in two days because I could not put it down. Paula is a talented writer with something...more
If you've ever had a miscarriage or lost a child or even the devastating loss of someone close please read ... An insight into the Heavenlies ... One Mom's perspective that can give us all peace. Short read made longer by tears falling from word one to word end! Beautifully done to the lovely and grand Mrs. Dickerson!
Thank you Paula for sharing such an intimate part of your life. I enjoyed every minute of reading this book. It definitely opened my eyes, heart and mind to reevaluate my priorities and important loved ones in my life. The book is very inspiring, touching and one that I can read again and again.
Many tears will fall but smiles will also come as you see the love of a mother and daughter that stood all the trials that life could throw at them. Through those feelings Amber will continue to shine and live in the hearts of all who love her and the new people who will meet her through the pages of this book.