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Characteristics of God Chronic Illness Godly Living Journal The Overcomer Life

New Study || Joy

I am supposed to be preparing for our newest chronic illness Bible study – which starts on Monday, September 26 (link for FB group and Amazon bookstore). But, I am falling in love with this certain set of Scriptures: 6 So be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead, even though you must endure many trials for […]

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Chronic Illness Devotions Emotional Health The Overcomer Life Uncategorized

Staying Afloat

A lot of times, one of the hardest things is to stay afloat. To keep from drowning in our circumstances. This is one of the things that unites us at Gracefully Overcoming. Because it doesn’t matter if it is finances, faith, or fatigue from chronic illness, we are all trying to stay afloat. We are […]

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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 […]