Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Four

God’s Grace is Enough How in the world am I ever going to care for my loved one? I can’t do this. I don’t know how. I don’t have the physical strength to help them to lift them in and out of bed. How will I ever get them on and off a potty chair?… Continue reading Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Four

Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Three

Take Care of Yourself Knowing that illness and disease ultimately destroy the body makes not losing hope difficult when caregiving for a loved one with a chronic illness. We cannot care for someone if we allow ourselves to become exhausted or sick. Our staying healthy is essential. Our caregiving should include taking care of ourselves.… Continue reading Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Three

Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Two

Thank you for reading. Here’s the next chapter! Are you coming in new? Start with Chapter One. Chapter Two It’s Okay To Cry Learning to accept tears and crying as normal is part of the process of caring for a person with a chronic illness. When we care about, and for someone, it is normal… Continue reading Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter Two

Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter One

Chapter One It’s Okay To Be Afraid Learning to accept the fear of the unknown and fear of the journey you are on is part of the process of caring for a person with a chronic illness. You also need to learn to embrace the hope for the caregiver that’s available through Jesus Christ. My… Continue reading Hope for the Caregiver – Chapter One

Hope for the Caregiver – Introduction

  Hello, everyone. I give you greetings from North Texas. 2018 has kept me very busy. The year started off on a somber note. My sweet wife Benita passed away from cancer in April. Nothing has been more life-altering for me than her death. January through April 2018 was all caregiving, all the time, as… Continue reading Hope for the Caregiver – Introduction