The GibsonsCounseling Books Authored by the Gibsons

The Sandwich Years, by Dennis and Ruth Gibson
A Guide to Caring For Your Aging Parents, Adult Children and Marriage. Available for purchase, new and signed by the authors, or order used copies from www.amazon.com.

The Strong-Willed Adult, by Dennis Gibson
A book on self-discipline. We are all a little like Swiss cheese – basically solid stuff with a few holes here and there. The holes are places where our parents did not adequately do the job of disciplining us. We inherit the job to finish ourselves. Available for purchase from www.amazon.com.

Vitality Therapy, by Dennis Gibson
Counseling tips for non-professional Christian counselors. Available for purchase from www.amazon.com.

A Parenting Sampler, by Ruth Flesvig Gibson
Parenting presents one of life’s greatest privileges – as well as challenges. The author deals with principles of positive action, affirmation, natural consequences and how to merge with children for a happy and rewarding family life. You may purchase a copy to be sent to you in the mail, for $5, including shipping and handling. Either e-mail VitalityGibson@gmail.com with your phone number, or call 630-668-3331.

Chipped Dishes, Zippers, and Prayer, by Ruth Gibson
Ruth Gibson brings the seemingly mundane events of daily life into the light with her insightful, conversational prayers. The subtitle says, “Meditations for Women,” but sensitive, intelligent men also delight in this book. It makes a great gift for tender hearts. You may purchase a copy to be sent to you in the mail, for $15, including shipping and handling. Either e-mail VitalityGibson@gmail.com with your phone number, or call 630-668-3331.

The Christmas Tree Ship, by Ruth Gibson, et al
A true story for children, of the famous schooner that delivered Christmas trees to Chicago families in the early 1900’s. The authors’ mother, Ruth Erickson Flesvig, as a five-year-old in 1912, eagerly awaited the arrival of the Rouse Simmons, the Christmas Tree Ship. But it sank far out in Lake Michigan that stormy day. You may purchase a copy to be sent to you in the mail, for $15, including shipping and handling. Either e-mail VitalityGibson@gmail.com with your phone number, or call 630-668-3331.