Dan Martin is the co-author of Near to the Broken-hearted: The comfort of Jesus in the grief of losing a child (IVP), which offers biblical help and hope for parents facing bereavement. He is a pastor at Grace Church, Gateshead. In 2019, Dan and Anna's son, Jed, died aged three weeks old. Their experience of the Lord’s grace to them in that time gave rise to their book.
When a baby dies, it causes pain in so many ways. Dan Martin and his wife, Anna, lost their son, Jed, when he was just three weeks old. He explains how the Church can help those who are bereaved