There is a hidden epidemic of infertility, and the impact on families and the faith of those affected is seismic. Caring, biblical and wise counsel from those who have been there and found a vein of peace is always welcome.

Eleanor Margesson and Sue McGowan have clearly thought deeply and drawn together numerous quotes, and so are able to both explain the medical issues and tackle the thorny, emotional challenges. Behind it all is a consistent message encouraging people to feel what they feel without losing faith in the God who loves them. The authors clearly showed how scripture included the types of people who feel excluded by infertility. However, they only skirted around the blatant truth that sometimes, even today, God does do miracles.

Some who are in the middle of the storm of childlessness will not want to read about it. But for those who do, we recommend this as a good place to start.