Resources

The list below was created to provide resources to aide in your emotional, relational, and spiritual healing and growth.

The following are recommendations for books, websites, etc. organized by topics such as Anxiety, Stress, Relational Struggles, Grief, Anger, Fear, and more.

We have also compiled a list of miscellaneous Community Resources for those in need at the end of the page.

Simply click on the subject for a list of resources. In some cases, a direct link is provided.

Books:

Empty Arms by Pam Vredevelt

Empty Womb, Aching Heart by Marlo Schalesky

Every Life is Beautiful: The October Baby Bible Study by Jon Erwin and Andrew Erwin

Forgiven and Set Free by Linda Cochrane

Help for the Post-Abortion Woman by M. S. Reisser and Paul Reisser

A Season To Heal by Luci Freed and Penny Yvonne Salazar-Phillips

A Silent Sorrow: Pregnancy Loss – Guidance and Support for You and Your Family by Ingrid Kohn and Perry-Lynn Moffitt and Isabelle Wilkins

Tilly by Frank E. Peretti and Michael W. Smith

You’re Not Alone: Healing Through God’s Grace After Abortion by Jennifer O’Neill

Community Resources:
Pregnancy Care Centers

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Pregnancy” “Abortion” “Miscarriage”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for Abortion or Pregnancy—unplanned
www.desiringgod.org search Pregnancy

Books:

Freedom from Depression Workbook, The by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

Happiness is a Choice: A Manual on the Symptoms, Causes, and Cures of Depression by Frank M.D. Minirth, Dr. Paul Meier

Living Fearlessly by Sheila Walsh

Living Without Worry by Timothy Lane

Out of Control & Loving It by Lisa Bevere

Power Over Panic by Lucinda Bassett

When Perfect Isn’t Good Enough by Martin Antony, Richard Swinson

Why Am I Crying?: A Helpful and Honest Look at Depression by Martha Maughon

Wired For Joy by Laurel Mellin

Worry Workbook, The by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

Articles:

Grace Greater Than All Our Worries by Christina Fox (Desiring God)

Five Ways to Address Sleep Anxiety by Andrea Lee (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Video:

When Anxiety Attacks by Pastor Steven Furtick

Community Resources:
Center Pointe Christian Church Counseling
Thomas S. Thompson Ph.D. & Associates
A Sound Mind Counseling

Doug Reed & Associates, 5750 Gateway Blvd #203, Mason, OH 45040, (513) 779-7400

Eve Center Online Book Study, Anxiety Free Living

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “anxiety” or “depression”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for anxiety or depression

 

Books:

Anger Workbook for Christian Parents, The by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

Anger Workbook, The: An Interactive Guide to Anger Management by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

How To Handle Your Emotions by June Hunt

Keeping Your Cool When Your Anger is Hot by June Hunt

Making Anger Your Ally by Neil Clark Warren

Community Resources:

Center Pointe Christian Church Counseling
Thomas S. Thompson Ph.D. & Associates
A Sound Mind Counseling

Doug Reed & Associates, 5750 Gateway Blvd #203, Mason, OH 45040, (513) 779-7400

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Anger”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for

Books

Beyond Boundaries by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries Face to Face by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries in Dating by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries In Marriage by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries Participant’s Guide by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Boundaries With Kids by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

Community Resources:
Eve Center Online Book Study, Boundaries

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Boundaries”
http://www.cloudtownsend.com

Books:

Freedom from Depression Workbook, The by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

Happiness is a Choice: by Frank M.D. Minirth, Dr. Paul Meier

Hope Prevails: Insights from a Doctor’s Personal Journey through Depression by Dr. Michelle Bengtson

Living Fearlessly by Sheila Walsh

Living Without Worry by Timothy Lane

Out of Control & Loving It: Giving God Complete Control of My Life by Lisa Bevere

From Panic to Power by Lucinda Bassett

When Perfect Isn’t Good Enough by Martin Antony, Richard Swinson

Why Am I Crying? : A Helpful and Honest Look at Depression by Martha Maughon

Wired For Joy by Laurel Mellin

Worry Workbook, The by Les Carter and Frank Minirth

Community Resources:

Center Pointe Christian Church Counseling
Thomas S. Thompson Ph.D. & Associates
A Sound Mind Counseling

Doug Reed & Associates, 5750 Gateway Blvd #203, Mason, OH 45040, (513) 779-7400

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “anxiety” or “depression”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for anxiety or depression

 

Books:

Afraid No More by H. Norman Wright

Brave by Angela Thomas

Facing Your Giants by Max Lucado

Fearless: Imagine Your Life Without Fear by Max Lucado

Let It Go! : Breaking Free from Fear and Anxiety by Tony Evans

Fear: No Longer Afraid by June Hunt

Overcoming Worry – Discovery Series: Turning Fear into Faith by David Egner

Articles:

Overcoming Worry with an Action Plan by Lucy Ann Moll (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Fear”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for Fear
www.desiringgod.org Search Fear

Books:

Choosing to Forgive Workbook by Frank Minirth and Les Carter

Dare to Forgive: The Power of Letting Go and Moving On
by Edward M. Hallowell, M. D.

Disappointment With God by Philip Yancey

Forgiving What You Can’t Forgetby Lysa TerKeurst

Forgiveness: Reflecting God’s Mercy (31 Day Devotionals for Life) by Hayley Satrom

How to Forgive Ourselves – Totally by R. T. Kendall

Total Forgiveness by R. T. Kendall

Total Forgiveness Experience by R. T. Kendall

Totally Forgiving God: When It Seems He Has Betrayed You by R. T. Kendall

Unpacking Forgiveness: Biblical Answers for Complex Questions and Deep Wounds by Chris Brauns

Articles:

The Art of an Apology by Lucy Ann Moll (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Six Step Apology by Ford Taylor

Community Resources:
Church!
Eve Center Book Study “Total Forgiveness”

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Forgiveness”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for Forgiveness

Books:

Beyond Tears: Living after losing a child by Ellen Mitchell and Rita Volpe

God’s Healing for Life’s Losses: How to Find Hope When You’re Hurting by Robert W. Kellemen

The Emotionally Absent Motherby Jasmine Lee Cori

From We to Me: Embracing Life Again After the Death or Divorce of a Spouse by Susan J.R.N., Ed D. Zonnebelt-Smeenge and Robert C. De Vries

I Wasn’t Ready to Say Goodbye: Surviving, Coping, and Healing After the Sudden Death of a Loved One by Pamela Blair and Brook Noel

If God Is So Good, Why Do I Hurt So Bad by David Biebel

Longing for Daddy by Monique Robinson

Motherless Daughters by Hope Edelman

Necessary Losses by Judith Viorst

Shattered Dreams: God’s Unexpected Path For Joy by Larry Crabb     

Triumph Through Tragedy by David Wilkerson

PDF Documents: Ball of Grief

Articles:

Grief is an Exhausting Journey by Paul Tautges (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Community Resources:
The Healing Center
Eve Center GOLD Recovery Group

Websites:
www.aacc.net   Search “Grief”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for grief
www.griefshare.org    

 

Books:

Articles:

Community Resources:

Websites:
www.aacc.net
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ 
 

 

Books:

Articles:

The Silent Struggle of Childlessnessby Chelsea Patterson Sobolik (Desiring God)

Infertility: Silent, but Very Painful Suffering by Rob Green (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Stewarding Your Infertility by Rob Green (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Fruitful Infertility by Anna Mondal (Biblical Counseling Coalition)

Interviews:

Care for Couples Struggling with Infertility with John Piper (Desiring God)

 

Community Resources:

Websites:

https://www.waitinginhopeinfertility.com/

Books:

Atonement Child, The by Francine Rivers

Empty Arms by Pam Vredevelt

Empty Womb, Aching Heart by Marlo Schalesky

Every Life is Beautiful: The October Baby Bible Study by Jon Erwin and Andrew Erwin

Forgiven and Set Free by Linda Cochran

Help for the Post-Abortion Woman by M. S. Reisser and Paul Reisser

Season To Heal, A by Luci Freed and Penny Yvonne Salazar-Phillips

Silent Sorrow, A by Ingrid Kohn and Perry-Lynn Moffitt and Isabelle Wilkins

Tilly by Frank E. Peretti and Michael W. Smith

You’re Not Alone: Healing Through God’s Grace After Abortion by Jennifer O’Neill

Community Resources:
Pregnancy Centers

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Pregnancy” “Abortion” “Miscarriage”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for Abortion or Pregnancy—unplanned
www.desiringgod.org search Miscarriage or Pregnancy

Books:

Attachments: Why You Love, Feel, and Act the Way You Do by Tim Clinton and Dr. Gary Sibcy

Avoiding Mr. Wrong by Stephen Arterburn and Margaret Rinck

Bold Love by Dan B. Allender and Tremper Longman III

Connecting: Healing Ourselves and Our Relationships by Larry Crabb

The DNA of Relationshipsby Gary Smalley 

Emotionally Destructive Relationship by Leslie Vernick

The Five Love Languages by Gary D. Chapman

How To Act Right When Your Spouse Acts Wrong by Leslie Vernick

If You Had Controlling Parents by Dan Neuharth

Loving Well by William P. Smith

Love For A Lifetime by James Dobson 

The Mom Factor by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

New Life After Divorce by Bill Butterworth

When Helping You is Hurting Me: Escaping the Messiah Trap by Carmen Renee Berry

Community Resources:
Eve Center ROSE Recovery Group
Eve Center Book Studies

Websites:
www.aacc.net Search “Relationship”
http://www.hopefortheheart.org/ Search Resources for marriage, singleness, rejection, blended family, caregiving
www.PFL.org Practical Family Living
www.desiringgod.org search “relationships”

Housing:

The CAP line

513-381-SAFE (7233)

Open M-F 10AM – 5PM and weekends 10AM – 2PM

City Gospel Mission

1805 Dalton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45214

513-241-5525

https://www.citygospelmission.org/about-us/our-services/

Food Pantries:

Whitewater Life Center

5771 State Route 128, Cleves, OH 45002

https://whitewatercrossing.org/life

513-738-7500, Call to set up appointment

Restoration Christian Church

5830 State Route 128

Cleves, OH 45002

513-508-0676

Mental Health:

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

https://namiswoh.org/crisis-info/

513-351-3500

Text NAMI to 741-741 to receive free counseling support via text message.

 

Basic Needs:

Threads of Hope

125 Miami Avenue, North Bend, OH 45052

513-335-1213

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6PM – 8PM

St. Vincent de Paul 

https://www.svdpcincinnati.org/get-help/

Cell Phones:

Assurance Wireless

https://www.assurancewireless.com/