God Protects and Cares for Us Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes determining how to accept that God protects and cares for us. He is our harbor against the storms of illness and disease. As we deal daily with our chronic illness, we can use a place of refuge, a safe place. The… Continue reading Day 58 – God Protects and Cares for Us
Whom Shall I Fear? Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes turning our worries and fears over to God. Wondering, worrying and becoming fearful of what the future holds or what others think of us as we confront our chronic illness is a place we just can’t live! We must remember the Scriptures and… Continue reading Day 57 – Whom Shall I Fear?
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
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
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
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
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