In light of the recent, sad events in Hesston, this book may be helpful.
Joan Chittister has been a leading voice in spirituality for more than 30 years. She has authored over 40 books. Most recently she has written Uncommon Gratitude: Alleluia for All That Is with Rowan Williams.
Together they suggest that we can feel accepting of life happenings that are not our first choice. It may be natural to say Alleluia for God, peace, wealth, a home. It is also possible to recognize the face of God in death, conflict, and suffering.
– Barbara Kaufman