Being chronically ill, I am constantly reminded of what I am not: I am not able to do very many things.  I get easily tired. Even too physically weak to move. Difficulty standing. Can’t think straight at times. Get overloaded easily. Get discouraged. I get my hopes up that someday I will discover what actually…… Continue reading Identity

Concept of Rest

I wanted to write something today, just to post. I haven’t been able to get on here to post since Christmas day. Kinda saddening. I want to write. My thoughts are just all jumbled up. I have been feeling pretty defeated this week in a sense. It is definitely attacking my emotions and how I…… Continue reading Concept of Rest

Victory in the Battle

Psalm 144:1-2  1 Praise the LORD! He is my Rock. He prepares me for war. He trains me for battle. 2 He loves me and protects me. He is my safe place high on the mountain. He rescues me. He is my shield. I trust in him. He helps me rule my people. No matter where we are in life, God is preparing…… Continue reading Victory in the Battle

Logged Out

I have officially logged out of facebook, which never happens. I just need a break. A time to just disengage and be present in whatever is going on in my life. This week is going to be crazy between reading a book for class, turn in reflection, writing a pretty big final paper, attending class,…… Continue reading Logged Out

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Content in Weakness

I have been reflecting on 2 Corinthians 12 much more these days. I have been reading about Job, different verses on persecution, and various sufferings that other followers of Christ have endured. I have had the privilege to see Christians suffer, and you can see their faithfulness to their God. God is glorified through it…… Continue reading Content in Weakness