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Bedside Manners: A Practical Guide to Visiting the Ill

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Most people have encountered a situation with an ill friend or relative when it has been difficult to know what to say or do. Even pastors and others in ministry are often at a loss when encountered with a critically ill person who is looking to them for some comfort and guidance.
Katie Maxwell's Bedside Manners provides the reader practical directions for offering care in
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Paperback, 112 pages
Published February 1st 2005 by Baker Books (first published March 1st 1990)
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This book's format is easy to read and provides much practical direction. It would be a good source to use for any person (clergy or laity) who is spending time visiting others in a variety of situations. It would also be a good source to go through with the visitation group from a congregation. Though it is written by a Christian author and presents prayers and theology from the Christian perspective, the practical advice about what to do when visiting individuals in the hospital, at home, ...more
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Katie Maxwell is a pseudonym of Katie MacAlister.

Katie MacAlister is a Seattle-area author of fiction and non-fiction. Her most popular titles are historical, contemporary, and paranormal romance. She also writes Young Adult books under the pseudonym Katie Maxwell and Mysteries under the pseudonym Kate Marsh.

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as long as she can remember, Katie MacAlister has loved reading. Growing up in
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“Pray for the courage to cope, for understanding, and for acceptance of God’s plan. Pray for strength for the family and loved ones. Pray that the medical team will have the knowledge and compassion to do the best job that they can. Pray for peace and calmness and healing for the emotions, the spirit, and the body. Give thanks.” 0 likes
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