The New CD From Standing With Hope Founder, Gracie Rosenberger

For virtually her entire life, Gracie Rosenberger’s powerful and soaring voice brought crowds to their feet— in stark contrast to her broken body traumatized by a horrific 1983 car accident,

Yet, the lengthy years of surgeries, pain, infections, and a host of other issues took their toll. In 2010, Gracie’s already compromised health plummeted deeper, and she faced death several times. The outlook looked bleak, and her voice appeared silenced.

But Gracie fought back.

  •  80 surgeries (& 150+ smaller procedures).
  • Both legs amputated.
  • Treatment by more than 100 physicians in 12 hospitals
  • Relentless severe pain
  • 1 Extraordinary voice

With every step— and every song—Gracie trusts God with her challenges while demonstrating perseverance.

Gracie continues to prove that she is…Resilient!


For a donation to Standing With Hope for any amount, we will send you a copy of this CD …as our gift of thanks to you! 

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Starting Sept 1, 2019 at 6 PM Eastern

Peter Rosenberger

An exceptional voice of experience

— for an unprecedented need.

A 30+ year caregiver for his wife, Gracie, who lives with severe disabilities, Peter Rosenberger understands the caregiver’s journey, and is on a mission to strengthen the family caregiver.  With his show broadcast on Sirius XM’s Family Talk Channel (131) and an additional 180 stations on American Family Radio, Peter hosts the nation’s #1 show for family caregivers.   Through his books, music, radio show and podcast, Peter demonstrates an unswerving commitment to those who put themselves between a vulnerable loved one and even worse disaster.

“How can you laugh through what you all live through!?”

Peter Rosenberger often hears that question when people learn of his 33 year journey as a caregiver for his wife, Gracie, who lives with severe disabilities. (80+ operations including the amputation of both legs).

Yet, both Peter and Gracie draw hope from their deep faith which strengthens their hearts and their sense of humor.

Peter’s weekly radio show, Hope for the Caregiver, is heard on more than 185 stations.  Through his show, along with his books and speaking events, Peter address the challenges of life, business, and relationships with candor, compassion, and comedy.   READ MORE



by Gracie:

Songs for the Caregiver AMAZONSongs for the Caregiver ITUNES

Click for more music from Peter and Gracie

HOPE FOR THE CAREGIVER is the the family caregiver outreach of:

Caregivers: By the Numbers!

How many Americans are family caregivers?

“Where there’s a chronic disease or impairment, you’ll find a caregiver.”

Peter Rosenberger

Expanding the Definition:

Caring for a loved one with a mental illness or a loved one who is an addict/alcoholic (a chronic disease).

  •  46+ million US adults experience mental illness in a given year. NAMI.org
  • 20+ million Americans struggle with substance addictions. USA Today 11/2016
  • 13+ million adults abuse alcohol or have an alcoholism problem. (projectknow.com)


What if instead of shelling out hefty fees for a few days of legal help, you paid a monthly membership and got a law firm for life? Well, we’re taking legal representation and making some revisions—in the form of accessible, affordable, full-service coverage. Finally, you can live life knowing you have a lawyer in your back pocket who, at the same time, isn’t emptying it.

Click here for more: 

What does 80 surgeries and 35 years of anesthesia drugs, antibiotics, and other medications do to the body …and how do you recover?  Check out Gracie’s story! 

In the Media


Peter Rosenberger is absolutely amazing. A true leader by example. Read what he has to say and you will understand why he is the most qualified person to teach you how to thrive as a caregiver

David Asarnow

CEO: Business Nitrogen

In a world hung up on trying to make sense out of hard times, Peter drives the point home that “we don’t have to understand—God understands, and that’s enough.” This is THE book for caregivers, written by one with scars and immense credibility.

Jeff Foxworthy

Entertainer/TV HOST

With tenacity, tenderness and humor Peter Rosenberger brings hope to those who find themselves in the overwhelming and sometimes lonely role of caregiver.

Amy Grant


Gracie, with undaunted courage, lives everyday where only our deepest fears takes us—and that is, a world of unrelenting pain.  To spend time with her, though, is to feel a lot of that courage infuse into your own heart.  You can’t help but sense the divine strength which is her daily comfort and consolation.

Joni Eareckson-Tada

Author/Speaker/Founder: Joni and Friends

None of us ever plan to be in a position like Peter, but it happens. When I was helping to care for a stroke-ridden father for many years, I wish I had had this book to lean upon!

Joe Bonsall

The Oak Ridge Boys

Peter is a trusted voice in the caregiving world offering powerful tips and strategies with a lot of empathy and humor. He is an informed, engaging host whose distinct perspective, formed over decades, is valued and appreciated.

Leeza Gibbons

NYT Best-Selling Author/ Talk Show Host

“As caregivers, we often feel isolated, but for me, reading and listening to Peter feels like a one-on-one encounter. It could be as intensely personal to you, too!”

Graham Kerr

Formerly: The Galloping Gourmet

RecipesPreparing meals for caregivers can be tedious on a good day …and challenging on a bad one!  We’re helping each other out —particularly those caregivers finding themselves cooking for the first time—by sharing recipes.  Click here to submit a favorite recipe. While there, you can also share the story behind the recipe, a favorite quote or verse, and a picture of you and your loved one!  www.caregivermeals.com


Hope for the Caregiver Blog

If Health Care Is a Right, What’s Next?

Few laying on a gurney heading to surgery want “lowest bidder government operatives.” One cannot help but admire those who persevere through medical school. For most, the journey begins as teenagers and weighs heavily on young minds as they slog through a difficult...

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From one geographical extreme to another, American state assemblies strode into the viability and quality of life issue in groundbreaking ways during January. Starting with Hawaii’s new Our Choice Our Care Act launched on January 1, 2019, medically-assisted death...

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Cargivers and Toxic Masculinity

TOXIC MASCULINITY:The Tweet that Launched a Thousand Razor Burns Apparently, Donald Trump isn’t the only one who can set off a firestorm with a Tweet. Gillette seems to be giving the President a run for his money with this Tweet that launched at least a thousand razor...

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Medically Assisted Death and the Family Caregiver

Medically Assisted Death and the Family Caregiver As more states adopt paths for medically assisted death, family caregivers remain virtually omitted from the conversation and care. The lid of this Pandora’s Box is opening wider as Christians flounder in sharing a...

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There Used To Be M & M’s

For as long as I can remember, when my father came home from reserve duty in the military, he brought each of my brothers and my sister a pack of M & M’s. Stretching past his military service as a chaplain, he and my mother extended the treats to when...

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The Orientation and Disorientation of Caregivers

The Orientation and Disorientation of Caregivers Walking into Waffle House for breakfast, I held the door for two men. The younger man awkwardly helped his older companion with a walker and oxygen tank. No stranger to these things myself, I waited for...

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A Deeper Consolation

Yet Another Consolation Opportunity As the news of yet another mass shooting confronted America following the tragedy in Pittsburgh, the frequency of these events may have created an ancillary effect. Where Americans once put our hands over our mouth in horror, an...

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Radio Shows on Sunday


LIVE Sundays at 6 PM EASTERN

Starting September 1, 2019 

Gracie’s journey to a healthier life

As in the case with Gracie, she needed a team of committed individuals to help her in this journey. Her trauma was too extensive to manage this alone. None of us need to try this by ourselves. That’s why we are committed to helping you achieve a healthier life. Others did it for us, we did it for Gracie, and we’re prepared to assist you as well.

Legal Shield

As a caregiver, think about all the legal documents you need.  Power of attorney, a will, Living Wills, and so many more. Then think about such things as disputes about medical bills.

What if instead of shelling out hefty fees for a few days of legal help, you paid a monthly membership and got a law firm for life? Well, we’re taking legal representation and making some revisions—in the form of accessible, affordable, full-service coverage. Finally, you can live life knowing you have a lawyer in your back pocket who, at the same time, isn’t emptying it.

It’s called Legal shield …and it’s practical, affordable, and a MUST for family caregivers.

Our Sponsors

American Family Radio

The mission of American Family Radio (AFR) is to give voice to the American Family Association and to inform, equip, and activate individuals to strengthen the moral foundations of American culture, and give aid to the church here and abroad in its task of fulfilling the Great Commission.

Standing With Hope

Standing With Hope is a Christian Outreach with two program areas: A prosthetic limb ministry in West Africa, and a Ministry to Family Caregivers.

Core Civic

CoreCivic, formerly the Corrections Corporation of America, is a company that owns and manages private prisons and detention centers and operates others on a concession basis.

Stephens Valley Church

Preaching good tidings unto the meek; Binding up the brokenhearted, Proclaiming liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound; Isaiah 61:1

Contact Peter

Peter and Gracie Rosenberger


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Healthy Caregivers Make Better Caregivers
I suppose you can call me the “Crash-Test Dummy” of caregivers! – Peter Rosenberger

The goal is not to Feel Better about our journey as caregivers..It’s to BE better!”

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