Glimpses of Heaven, Expanded Edition
True Stories of Hope and Peace at the End of Life’s Journey
"Deeply touching and encouraging."--Publishers Weekly
Tender, heartbreaking, and eye-opening, this New York Times bestseller gives you an incredible glimpse at what lies beyond this world through the final thoughts, words, and visions of terminally ill and dying people. Combining the best stories from Trudy Harris's Glimpses of Heaven and More Glimpses of Heaven, this book paints a reassuring picture of life's end, offering you hope and peace, and showing that God goes to great lengths to prepare His children to come home. Whether you are facing the death of a loved one or confronting a terminal disease, this expanded edition of Glimpses of Heaven will reassure you of the great love and peace God longs for you to receive.
"As I read this book, I cried, I laughed, and I thought of my own mortality. This collection of stories transcends generations and time. What a wonderful gift to those who will read this book."--Bob Losure, former CNN Headline News anchor
"Glimpses of Heaven goes where few people venture--into a sacred space that is worth exploring."--Paul Malley, president, Aging with Dignity
"This remarkable collection . . . offers comfort, hope, and peace for the next stage of life's journey. Thank you, Trudy, for reminding us that heaven is a real place."--Don Piper, New York Times bestselling author of 90 Minutes in Heaven
Trudy Harris, RN, is a New York Times bestselling author, a former hospice nurse, and former president of the Hospice Foundation for Caring. Since retirement, Harris remains active in connecting the needs of terminally ill and dying people in her community with the hospice program she knows can best meet their need.
"Trudy has written a beautiful work, helping us know what might happen in our own journey as she gives us courage, hope, and faith in realizing that dying is the path to new life."
Francis MacNutt, PhD, co-founding director, Christian Healing Ministries, author of Healing
"The stories presented in Trudy Harris's book reflect the very real communication that occurs at the end of life between the dying person and those who care for them."
Paul Brenner, MDiv, CEO of Hospice Programs in Florida, Maryland, and New York City; consultant for the Healing Project, San Francisco, California
"As I read this book, I cried, I laughed, and I thought of my own mortality. This collection of stories transcends generations and time. What a wonderful gift to those who will read this book."
Bob Losure, former CNN Headline News anchor
"Anyone who has experienced death or is facing the loss of a loved one will gain strength from the simple yet powerful truths contained in this book. They reflect death not as an ending but merely as an extension of life."
Melody Simmons, journalist
"Glimpses of Heaven brings home in so many moving and deeply inspiring ways the reality of life after death--a life filled with the abundance of God's love and the joy of those we loved dearly in this world."
Most Reverend John J. Snyder, former Bishop of Saint Augustine
"Glimpses of Heaven goes where few people venture--into a sacred space that is worth exploring."
Paul Malley, president, Aging with Dignity
"Those who wonder about what their own journey toward death may be like will find in these stories a demystification of the last days of life on earth and future glimpses of heaven that offer comfort and hope."
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