There is no way around the pain of a child’s death. But this book will help you and your loved ones begin your walk together through the grief toward healing. In The Walk, Denny and Karri Allen tell the story of the death of their 15-month-old son Asher, and share tips and insights for things you can say and do to help the ones you love begin to heal. And while they don’t have all of the answers, they are here to encourage you and walk alongside you. There is a reason that 88% of couples get divorced after the loss of a child. Helping a couple through the loss of a child is a long journey that takes a lot of patience, grace, and love. Your willingness to be present with them is both a gift and a blessing for which the couple will be forever grateful. Everything you need to take that first step with them is right here.
Denny & Karri Allen are some of the most inspirational people you will ever meet. They are silent giants, in that you are not going to hear them talking first, you will feel their presence when they enter a room. You can literally feel that they are a couple that has overcome a lot, and they have the wisdom and knowledge to show for it. Denny & Karri Allen endured an experience, a heartbreaking tragedy, that no parent should ever have to go through in the sudden loss of their 15 month old son Asher. In that terrible tragedy Denny & Karri share not only the heartbreak of that moment but how they truly allowed God to work in their lives and in their hearts to heal them over the next 5 years, even in the midst of that pain that losing a son has given them. They will always miss their son and yet you can see and feel how God has truly done work in them, he has healed them. Their life and their ministry has now become how they can help other people through the grief and pain become whole again in Christ. Denny & Karri Allen are the founders and directors of Healing Hope Ministries. It was founded to be a safe place for people to come and begin their grieving process or to conclude their grieving process with the support and help they need. Healing Hope Ministries is one of the key ministries in the region, you may not hear a lot about them but they are helping people who need it the most, behind the scenes every day.