Death affects more than just a marriage: it hurts an entire family.
Dennis Apple has worked to reclaim his faith, his marriage, and his personal sanity after the sudden death of his 18-year-old son, Denny, in 1991. He has started several support groups and continues to counsel couples and individuals are grieving the loss of a loved one. For more than 20 years, Dennis has served as staff pastor at College Church of the Nazarene in Olathe, Kansas; where he oversees recovery and support groups, senior adult ministry, and hospital visitation. Dennis and his wife, Buelah, live in Olathe, and have an adult son, Andrew.
Grief’s Toll on a Family
Will Our Marriage Survive?
A son’s death and the heartache that followed nearly drove Dennis Apple’s marriage apart.
Will It Always Hurt This Much?
The death of his son left pastor Dennis Apple wondering, Will it always hurt this much?