The author was born on a farm in Sioux County, Iowa in 1929. The family struggled through many hardships during the depression and the World War II years. In his book "Because He Loves Me - There is Life Beyond Trauma," you will find stories about how the family coped with trauma and found humor during the extreme circumstances of their daily lives.
In 1951, the author was drafted into the army and soon found himself on the front lines of Korea. His book chronicles the author's struggle with the effects and after-effects of the war. It also describes what happens when trauma isn't dealt with properly. See how these experiences impacted and are traced through his marriage, family, and service to the community and beyond.
The author encourages anyone who has experienced trauma to read "Because He Loves Me." This book can help strengthen your faith in the presence and providence of God in your life. Caution: once you open this book you will not be able to put it down!