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Chronic Illness Journal My Heart

Just Come!

Our lives can be consumed by pain or chronic illness. When we are in these rough places of intense symptoms (or pain), it can be quite difficult to think of anything else. I am in this place tonight, well last few days – to be honest. It is in these moments, that we need to […]

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Chronic Illness Journal My Heart

Looking Intently At Our Lives

Sometimes, our grief to our trials or illness can overwhelm us soo tremendously! I watched “I Still Believe” tonight. I sobbed uncontrollably for the entire two hours. Suffering with chronic illness is very difficult. There, often, aren’t words to sum up what a person (even a true follower of our Savior Jesus Christ) can experience. […]

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Journal My Heart The Overcomer Life

My Heart: “Erm, Sorry. Did I Say That Aloud?”

I think, the title says it all. Doesn’t it? I often say things without thinking. It’s not intentional, but tonight was one of those nights – where “it slipped”. When you stand up and state “I haven’t been to service in roughly a year,” how many folks will take notice of such a statement and […]

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Chronic Illness Devotions Journal The Overcomer Life

Devotion: Good Out of Bad

Life is hard. We need to be able to weep with our Mighty God about our difficulties, so we can begin to see how He is working, with fresh eyes as we grieve with the reminded that our Savior Jesus is grieving too. Confession: I don’t like being sick, but there is something very beautiful […]

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Chronic Illness Prayer

Desperate Cry

While I may not remember what it is that I am reading, I am trusting the Lord God that His Word still is getting into my spirit – and changing me from the inside-out. Even though I couldn’t tell you word for word Psalm 142:1-2 is about, I do know this chapter is about desperately […]