The Sacrifice

How does one survive the loss of a child? Many people asked this question of Ken and Ruth Mortenson after the loss of their son in Iraq in 2005. In The Sacrifice, Ruth describes how the family walked through their grief, relying on their faith in God. The lessons they learned may help many parents suffering the loss of a child. Grief does not have to tear a family apart but can become a stepping stone in faith and understanding loss.