Through the personal stories of those affected and the loved ones who care for them, Dr. Benjamin Mast highlights the power of the gospel for those suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. Filled with helpful, up-to-date information, Dr. Mast answers common questions about the disease and its effect on personal identity and faith. He will explore the biblical importance of remembering and of God’s commitment to not forget us. In addition, he gives practical suggestions for how the church can come alongside families and those struggling, offering help and hope to victims of this debilitating disease.
Dr. Benjamin Mast is a licensed clinical psychologist, board certified geropsychologist, and associate professor and vice chair in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at the University of Louisville. He serves as an elder at Sojourn Community Church, and is author of Second Forgetting: Remembering the Power of the Gospel in Alzheimer’s Disease (Zondervan).