Women face painful stuff. . . Marital infidelity, illness, miscarriage and rape. They shouldn't struggle alone. But how can you help a hurting friend? What if you make her feel worse? This rapid-response handbook empowers women to share God's love and comfort with insight--and confidence. # You will be prepared to respond with 12 chapters focused on twelve emergencies that women may experience. Including: Breast Cancer # Depression # Divorce # Domestic Violence/Abuse # Eating Disorders # Empty Nest # Infidelity/Adultery # Infertility # Menopause # Miscarriage # Rape # Sexual Orientation Issues # Each chapter includes: Real Life Narrative - Learn from someone who has been there # Care and Counseling Tips - Practical ideas to personally reach out in love # Tips for your entire small group - Great ways your group can offer support # What to say and What not to say - Positive encouragement to help the hurting, and advice on what not to say Pick up an Emergency Response Handbook for Women's Ministry. You'll gain counseling advice, practical tips, real-life scenarios, Scripture connections, and other resources for reaching out in love.