Day 39 – Mercies of God

Learning to deal with a chronic illness is understanding it is only because of the mercies of God that things are not worse.  As we live with a chronic illness, we sometimes only see the bad. We fail to realize it is owing to the mercies of God that they are not worse. Today’s Bible… Continue reading Day 39 – Mercies of God

Day 38 – The Ultimate Source of Help

Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes realizing that the ultimate source of help comes from the Lord God. It doesn’t matter where we look for assistance. We can seek medicines, physicians, counselors, pastors, and friends for support. Each plays a significant role as part of the healing team. The Lord is the ultimate… Continue reading Day 38 – The Ultimate Source of Help

Day 37 – Joy

Learning to deal with a chronic illness may include some crying as well as joyful times. Today’s Bible Verse: Psalm 30:5 (KJV), “For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.” What the Verse Means: When our soul is afflicted… Continue reading Day 37 – Joy

Day 36 – God’s Way

  Part of learning to deal with a chronic illness realizes God’s way is perfect.  For the Believer, God is our shield (buckler). Today’s Bible Verse: Psalm 18:30 (KJV), “As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the Lord is tried: he is a buckler to all those that trust in him.” What… Continue reading Day 36 – God’s Way

Day 35 – Refuge and Fortress

Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes finding a place of refuge from the world’s cares. Today’s Bible Verse: Psalm 91:2 (KJV), “I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.” What the Verse Means: Notice how the writer of the Psalm begins… Continue reading Day 35 – Refuge and Fortress

Day 34 – Pray Without Ceasing

Dealing with a chronic illness includes realizing it is okay to cry out to God. As Believer’s in Jesus Christ, we can place our cares and petitions before the Lord. Today’s Bible Verse: Psalm 88:1-2 KJV, “O Lord God of my salvation, I have cried day and night before thee: Let my prayer come before… Continue reading Day 34 – Pray Without Ceasing

Day 33 – Learning to Live

Part of learning to deal with a chronic illness is learning to live God’s way. Part of learning to live is learning to let go and trust in God. Today’s Bible Verse Proverbs 3:5-6 (KJV), “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge… Continue reading Day 33 – Learning to Live