Resources / Links / Newsletter

The following links may be of help to individuals and families who are grieving due to specific circumstances surrounding the death of a loved one.

Our Newsletter and upcoming special events:

2018-August/September newsletter

2018-August/September special events 



Article: Worship: A Time to Mourn: Shepherding God’s People Through Grief

Hospice of Grand Rapids

Gilda’s Club of Grand Rapids


GROWW Grief Support Online

Survivors of Suicide

WPS offers a small resource library in our office.  In addition below are some suggestions for reading materials that can be purchased at local bookstores.  Books authored by Susan Zonnebelt-Smeenge and Robert De Vries are also avaiable through the WPS office.  We are hopeful the resources can also be of help through the grief process.

Books by Susan J. Zonnebelt-Smeenge and Robert C. De Vries

Getting to the Other Side of Grief: Overcoming the Loss of a Spouse

The Empty Chair: Handling Grief on Holidays and Special Occasions

Traveling through Grief: Learning to Live Again after the Death of a Loved One

Living Fully in the Shadow of Death: Assurance and Guidance to Finish Well

From We to Me: Embracing Life Again After the Death or Divorce of a Spouse

Other Literature

Cancer and Death: A Love Story in Two Voices by Leah Vande Berg and Nick Trujillo