This God—his way is perfect; the word of the Lord proves true;he is a shield for all those who take refuge in him.2 Samuel 22:31 You really need to read the whole chapter Where are my Friends? When we are hit with a trial, our first response is to run to a friend or someone’s shoulder to cry on. We … Continue reading How I Found Refuge as a Chronic Pain Warrior
My blankets are so tossed and turned it looks as if I slept in a tornado. Where was my confidence in Christ then?
Did you say "Wait PATIENTLY?" Yet I am confident I will see the Lord’s goodnesswhile I am here in the land of the living.Wait patiently for the Lord.Be brave and courageous.Yes, wait patiently for the Lord.Psalm 27:13-14 Image created in Canva.com: girl image by Ryan McGuire at Pixabay. Wait. Again, wait. I’ve heard it so … Continue reading Wait, Wait Patiently
We all have trials in life. Sometimes they can be overwhelming. But truly it is all relative when we take our eyes off ourselves and look around. Even better Look to Jesus. Stand firm ... and be strong in your faith. Remember that your family of believers all over the world is going through the same kind of … Continue reading Trials – It’s All Relative
May 12th is Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. Here are some tips for fibro from a dozen or more of my Fibro Friends. REALLY good advice.
I was soooo ready to step off that cruise ship but it didn't bring me joy. My body kept bouncing on the inside. You have heard of sea legs, right?
When chronic pain hits, we might wonder, “How can I have confident hope?” But I soon learned that this hope comes from drawing ever closer to the One Who gives all hope.
“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.”John 15:5 Suddenly Still I’ve never been able to stay STILL. I can’t even watch a 30 minute TV sitcom without getting up and moving around. I have … Continue reading Suddenly Still – Journeying with Chronic Pain
We embarked upon a Gospel cruise with some friends but the joy was short lived.
It's hard to BE STILL, especially when you are hurting or scared or worried. What does it take for you to be still?