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And Still She Laughs

And Still She Laughs Defiant Joy in the Depths of Suffering

By Kate Merrick
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.78 Stars

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On 5/26 The Little Friar wrote: Kate Merrick's And Still She Laughs: Defiant Joy in the Depths of Suffering recounts the horrors of caring for Merrick's young daughter, Daisy, from a cancer diagnosis in 2009 until her eventual death in 2013.  Much as CS Lewis before her, Merrick speaks with a heart-breaking honesty about the various ... and still she laughs -- a book review

The Little Friar's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/24 flakymn wrote: And Still She Laughs is a book by Kate Merrick. Kate was the author of a popular blog detailing the cancer battle of her young daughter. When her daughter died, it was time for Kate to keep living. But how? How could she live when her daughter had died?Kate chooses to do this by diving into stories ... Review: And Still She Laughs (and giveaway!)

flakymn's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/18 Michele Morin wrote: When we read about women in the Bible, there’s a tendency to flatten them out into cardboard characters, one-dimensional and distant. Kate Merrick was in that camp as well, intimidated by the fabulous woman of Proverbs 31, judging Bathsheba, missing the depth of Mary’s sacrifice in saying yes to ... Laughter on the Pathway of Lament

Michele's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/13 gravelroadmusings wrote: Defiant Joy in the Depths of SufferingLosing your 8-year-old daughter to cancer is not what any mom ever wants to do, Kate Merrick included. And yet that is what she had to do and this is her journey through that grief. It's not so much about the cancer journey, so if that is what you are expecting, ... and Still She Laughs by Kate Merrick

gravelroadmusings' Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/11 S Club Mama wrote: I haven't written anything personal on my blog really since December 2016. It's been nothing but reviews and things of that nature - nothing wrong with that, of course (or I wouldn't be writing this), but I'd like to explain why. I have been lost in a sea that I had only vaguely known prior to this ... And Still She Laughs: Defiant Joy in the Depths of Suffering by Kate Merrick (book review)

S Club Mama's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/7 Anki_honest_reviewer wrote: When grief strikes our happy life, as happy as it’s possible, the faith trembles and confusion strikes. Kate Merrick takes her readers on a journey of loss and restoration of faith in her book, And Still She Laughs – Defiant Joy in the Depths of Suffering. Kate has always been a girl who enjoys a ... Book Review: And Still She Laughs by Kate Merrick

Anki_honest_reviewer's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/5 Amy Lowery wrote: This is a heartbreaking yet, heartwarming read. Kate Merrick shares her story and the loss she suffered along with how she was able to put her faith in the Lord and learn how to live fully and faithfully. This book is a wonderful read as you follow along on Kate's journey. I loved this book and I have ... and still she laughs

Amy 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/4 Kaitlyn wrote: "And Still She Laughs" is written by Kate Merrick, a mother of three. One of her children, Daisy, died at the age of eight. Although much of this book is written round Daisy's story and Kate's journey, the book looks at several Biblical accounts of women who suffered, grieved, and found joy in the midst ... Honesty, humor, and Truth woven together

Kaitlyn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/1 deb wrote: This is a very inspirational book of one women that lost her young child to cancer and kept going.  Kate tells us of her own heartbreak, tears and laughter of how to get through it all in GOD's way.  She will give us her story and then give a story of a women in the bible that had to deal with ... And Still She Laughs ~ Kate Merrick

deb's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/24 ronjaon wrote: Kate Merrick faced the challenge of doubting God's goodness when her 5-year-old daughter was diagnosed with cancer and, three years later, went home to be with the Lord. In her book, Kate Merrick tackles the question of how to handle the hard things that God gives to us -- and how God's love for us can ... And Still She Laughs

ronjaon's Rating:

4 Stars