Day 56 – We Have an Inheritance

We Have an Inheritance Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes apprehending we have an inheritance. When faced with a chronic disease we realize our normal has changed. We have the new normal of the daily medicines, therapy, and sometimes chemo. A once envisioned future evaporates. We wonder what the tomorrow holds.  The good… Continue reading Day 56 – We Have an Inheritance

Day 55 – Leave the Results to God

Leave the Results to God Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes leaving the results to God. Following doctor’s orders on diet, rest, exercise can seem futile when we don’t see the results we expect. When living with a chronic illness, we may feel we cannot do anything for God. Today’s verse sheds light… Continue reading Day 55 – Leave the Results to God

Day 54 – The Lord Sustains

You Will Face Negative Thinkers Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes overcoming negative thinkers. As you battle your chronic disease, you will face negative thinkers.  Some people do not believe in God or prayer. They feel and say that prayer and Bible reading is a waste of time and energy.  Other people may… Continue reading Day 54 – The Lord Sustains

Day 52 – Learning to Defer

Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes learning to defer. As we live with a chronic disease, we learn many lessons. One lesson is learning to defer. Bible Verse Isaiah 40:29 (KJV), “He giveth power to the faint; and to them that have no might he increaseth strength.” What the Verse Means As Believers… Continue reading Day 52 – Learning to Defer

Day 51 – God Empathizes with You

Learning to deal with a chronic illness understands that Jesus cares. The God who created the heavens and the Earth empathizes with you. When dealing with a chronic illness, there are times when we feel no one understands or cares. There is hope. We are not alone.  Jesus cares. In fact, he shares sympathy with… Continue reading Day 51 – God Empathizes with You

Day 50 – God Has Not Forgotten Me

Learning to deal with a chronic illness understands that despite the disease God has not forgotten me. Even when we have a chronic illness, God still loves us and does not forget us. Bible Verse Romans 8:35 (KJV), “Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine,… Continue reading Day 50 – God Has Not Forgotten Me

Day 49 – Suffering is Not a Result of Punishment

Learning to deal with a chronic illness is understanding that chronic disease is not a punishment from God. When suffering from chronic pain or illness, it is not uncommon to ask, “why me?” Never forget that our chronic disease and suffering is not a punishment from God though sometimes the chronic illness is a result… Continue reading Day 49 – Suffering is Not a Result of Punishment