Life After Hope

A Memoir of Father and Daughter

by Vadim Yurchenko



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/27/2021

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 166
ISBN : 9781664229556
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 168
ISBN : 9781664229549

About the Book

A spiritual travelogue through one of the darkest valleys of parenthood, this book is about a young father’s journey of experiencing the unexpected loss of his daughter. Born prematurely, Eleni Hope developed a chronic lung disease that left her with no chance at survival. Through the pangs of grief, unanswered questions, and shattered dreams, the father struggles to find meaning in the tragic circumstances of his daughter’s life. Refusing to settle for a life with no Hope, he and his wife discover a new kind of reality—

Life After Hope

“Once in a while there is a book that appeals to both our thoughts and emotions. With a great deal of sensitivity, the author has opened his heart and mind in order to assist other individuals. Anyone who has been in similar circumstances will greatly appreciate the author’s transparency in the hopes that it will touch the lives of others. His is a highly recommended book.”
—DR. H. NORMAN WRIGHT, trauma counsellor,
author of Experiencing Grief

“... a beautiful memoir about the experience of having a child die... parents who have experienced the death of a child—in whatever form that may be—will find comfort, understanding, and companionship in this transparent expression.”
—CAMERON COLE, chairman of Rooted Ministry,
author of Therefore, I Have Hope

About the Author

Vadim Yurchenko is a teaching pastor at Evangel Downtown, a small-town church in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. He and his wife Mary have two daughters, Salem and Eleni. To follow more of their journey, visit