The Forgiving Place

The Forgiving Place : Choosing Peace After Violent Trauma

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A reviting book about a psychologist whose wife was brutally murdered while he was at work. Filled with anger and hatret toward the killers of his wife, Dick Gayton was consumed by these deadly. His thoughts were on the killers and on what he would like to do to them. Finally, after his mental and physical health began to deteriorate. One day he found himself at a religious retreat and discovered the joy of forgiveness. He forgave the killers of his wife and freed himself from the most harmful emotion we can experience - anger. Dr. Gayton went on to put his life nback together.A compelling story. Once you start reading you can't stop! This is the book for anyone with a problem in letting go of anger.Dr. Gayton now spends his time with his second wife. He volunteers to help prisorners - the same type of criminals who killed his wife. He lives with his wife, Vicki. His five children from his first marriage have grown into adulthood.show more

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  • Paperback | 217 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 14.2mm | 367.42g
  • Selfhelpbooks.Com
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1587410877
  • 9781587410871

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