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A new kind of normal: hope-filled choices when life turns upside down

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Carol Kent has lived every parent's nightmare. After her only son was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, Carol's life took a permanent detour. She and her husband, Gene, have been adjusting ever since, moving to Florida to be near the prison, starting a new ministry for prison inmates and their families, and sharing the faithfulness of God with anyone who will listen.

A New Kind of Normal begins with the story of that horrible night when Carol and Gene learned their son had been arrested, but it doesn't end there. In fact, Carol knows what it means to live with an unthinkable circumstance that will never change-and to still make hope-filled choices. Through the eight chapters in this book, Carol will use their own story, the story of Mary mother of Jesus, and stories of women who have experienced their own "new normal" to share how God has led them to choose life, gratitude, vulnerability, involvement, forgiveness, trust, and action.

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Carol Kent has lived every parent's nightmare. After her only son was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, Carol's life took a permanent detour. She and her husband, Gene, have been adjusting ever since, moving to Florida to be near the prison, starting a new ministry for prison inmates and their families, and sharing the faithfulness of God with anyone who will listen.

A New Kind of Normal begins with the story of that horrible night when Carol and Gene learned their son had been arrested, but it doesn't end there. In fact, Carol knows what it means to live with an unthinkable circumstance that will never change–and to still make hope–filled choices. Through the eight chapters in this book, Carol will use their own story, the story of Mary mother of Jesus, and stories of women who have experienced their own "new normal" to share how God has led them to choose life, gratitude, vulnerability, involvement, forgiveness, trust, and action.

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subject_facet Consolation, Kent, Carol, -- 1947-, Kent, Jason Paul, Murder -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Parent and child -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Suffering -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
title_display A new kind of normal : hope-filled choices when life turns upside down
title_full A New Kind of Normal Hope-Filled Choices When Life Turns Upside Down, A new kind of normal : hope-filled choices when life turns upside down / Carol Kent
title_short A new kind of normal :
title_sub hope-filled choices when life turns upside down
topic_facet Christianity, Consolation, Kent, Carol, Kent, Jason Paul, Murder, Nonfiction, Parent and child, Religion & Spirituality, Religious aspects, Suffering