God is With Us

Learning to deal with a chronic illness is grasping the fact that you are not alone. God is present among us Have you ever felt alone and overwhelmed? Maybe you are fearful or full of despair? Rejoice, God is with us. Today’s Bible Verse: Zephaniah 3:17 (KJV)- “The Lord thy God in the midst of… Continue reading God is With Us

Does God Have Our Days Numbered?

Does God Have Our Days Numbered? Learning to deal with a chronic illness is remembering God has our days numbered. He is in control. The day I wrote today’s thought was a Monday evening, three days before my father’s ninetieth birthday. My wife, grown children, and I all had a vacation day scheduled for a… Continue reading Does God Have Our Days Numbered?

Twenty Bible Verses to Help With Worry and Anxiety

Joshua 10:25 (KJV), “And Joshua said unto them, Fear not, nor be dismayed, be strong and of good courage: for thus shall the Lord do to all your enemies against whom ye fight.” Ruth 1:12 (KJV), “Turn again, my daughters, go your way; for I am too old to have an husband. If I should… Continue reading Twenty Bible Verses to Help With Worry and Anxiety

Glory is Eternal

Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes understanding our troubles will not last forever.  We need to remember our troubles are temporary. In Christ, our glory is eternal. Bible Verse: 2 Corinthians 4:16-18 (KJV), “For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by… Continue reading Glory is Eternal

The Ultimate Safe Place

Learning to deal with a chronic illness is realizing as Believers in Jesus Christ that we have an ultimate safe place. As we face chronic illness, we need to realize the ultimate safe place for us is in Jesus Christ. Let us never forget that Jesus is our rock, fortress, and deliverer. Today’s Bible Verse:… Continue reading The Ultimate Safe Place

Mercies of God

Learning to deal with a chronic illness is understanding it is only because of the mercies of God that things are not worse.  As we live with a chronic illness, we sometimes only see the bad. We fail to realize it is owing to the mercies of God that they are not worse. Today’s Bible… Continue reading Mercies of God

Twenty Bible Verses That Advise Us To Wait Upon the Lord

Wait Upon The Lord The Bible is full of verses that remind us to wait on the Lord. Have you ever read in the Bible the phrase “wait upon the Lord” and wondered what it means? Those four words have two basic meanings in the Bible.  Old Testament Meaning When “wait upon the Lord” is… Continue reading Twenty Bible Verses That Advise Us To Wait Upon the Lord

The Ultimate Source of Help

Learning to deal with a chronic illness includes realizing that the ultimate source of help comes from the Lord God. It doesn’t matter where we look for assistance. We can seek medicines, physicians, counselors, pastors, and friends for support. Each plays a significant role as part of the healing team. The Lord is the ultimate… Continue reading The Ultimate Source of Help

Joy

Learning to deal with a chronic illness may include some crying as well as joyful times. Today’s Bible Verse: Psalm 30:5 (KJV), “For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.” What the Verse Means: When our soul is afflicted… Continue reading Joy