The Christian Husband

Author: Bob Lepine
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441266550
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—a man I've never met but have admired from a distance. His name is Robertson
McQuilkin. McQuilkin had served for years as the president of Columbia Bible
College Seminary and in Columbia, South Carolina, when his wife was
diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. He remembers the dayhe sat with her ... In
the end, sacrificial love involves not onlya willingness on the part of a husband to
prefer hiswife as more important than himself (see Phil. 2:3) but also areadiness
to lay down ...

The One Year Love Talk Devotional For Couples

Author: Les Parrott
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9781414365732
Size: 59.89 MB
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However, there's much more. It's not that I have to. It's that I get to. . . . It's a great
honor to care for such a wonderful person.”1 robertson relied on God to give him
the strength to meet his wife's needs week after week, month after month, for
thirteen years. muriel's last day on this earth was september 19, 2003. In a culture
in which people prize their individual freedoms above all else, this simple story of
a man who loved and served his wife has touched people in a way that he never

Family Relationships And Familial Responses To Health Issues

Author: Sampson Lee Blair
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 1784410144
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Spouse. with. Alzheimer's. Disease. My grandparents were married for over 60
years, and Grandma was afflicted by Alzheimer's for about 10 of those. I can't
ever know what Grandpa was thinking deep inside, but I spent plenty of time with
both of them, and though it was stressful and wearisome for him, I do not think
that he ever for a moment considered leaving her. There came a time when he
could not do it alone, when he was little more than a supervisor to ensure that
she did not ...

Finding The Hero In Your Husband

Author: Julianna Slattery
Publisher: Health Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 0757399649
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Robertson McQuilkin's life represents the hero that every woman longs to
discover in her husband. After forty years of marriage, his wife Muriel fell prey to
Alzheimer's. At the time, Robertson was the president of Columbia International
University. As Muriel's health faded, Robertson wasforcedwith the choice of either
putting her in an institution or retiring fromhis positiontocarefor her full time.Here
are his words about his decision: Asshe needed moreandmore of me, Iwrestled
daily with ...

Alzheimer S Early Stages

Author: Daniel Kuhn
Publisher: Hunter House
ISBN: 0897933974
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I am a better person now, more patient and tolerant, less selfcentered. I am glad
to help my husband who has always helped me. Once I got in touch with my
unconditional love, I took care of my wife because I wanted to and not because I
had to. It has deepened my spiritual life and made me more aware of other's
suffering. I have become more socially responsible. From being part of a support
group, I have learned much about devotion and loving kindness. I am grateful for
the chance ...

Grace For The Unexpected Journey

Author: Deborah Barr
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 0802496334
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Whether that’s you or someone you know, the caregiver needs care, too. Grace for the Unexpected Journey: A 60-Day Devotional for Alzheimer’s and Other Dementia Caregivers provides that support.

The Greatest Communicator

Author: Richard Wirthlin
Publisher: Wiley
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To be sure, like any husband and wife, they had their spats. But theirs was truly a
marriage based on a mutual passion and friendship. It was an incredible
romance that never wavered. Indeed, in the painful last days of the president's
battle with Alzheimer's, Nancy's devotion and love for her husband were at their
strongest. Someone once said of relationships, "The immature lover says, 'I love
you because I need you.' But the mature lover says, T need you because I love
you.'" Ronald ...

Ein Mann Namens Ove

Author: Fredrik Backman
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104028060
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Alle lieben Ove: der Nummer-1-Bestseller aus Schweden.

With All My Strength

Author: H. Norman Wright
ISBN: 9780892839681
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"Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up
for her" (Ephesians 5:25). ... see it, especially if you're married. In March 1990, Dr.
Robertson McQuilken announced his resignation as president of Columbia Bible
College in order to care for his beloved wife, Muriel, who was suffering from the
advanced stages of Alzheimer's disease. ... So far I have been able to carry both
her ever-growing needs and my leadership responsibilities at CBC. But recently it