Waiting on the Lord

Waiting on the Lord Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic illness is waiting on the Lord God. We live in an era when the rule is to do something or to get something NOW. We see this in the emails we receive and on the blogs we read where they… Continue reading Waiting on the Lord

The Power of God’s Word

Thy Word Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic illness is to understand the power of God’s Word. Today’s verse is a reminder of the power and guidance of God’s word, the Holy Bible. Psalm 119:105 (KJV) helps explain part of the purpose of God’s word. It reads, “Thy word is… Continue reading The Power of God’s Word

Your Health

Prosper and Be in Health Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic or terminal illness is realizing our true prosperity is in the Lord Jesus Christ. Today’s passage speaks about our mental health and general well-being. My Story My wife and I saw the same dermatologist. This is the same dermatologist… Continue reading Your Health

We Are the Lord’s

We Are the Lord’s Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic or terminal illness is realizing we are the Lord’s. Today most people live for themselves and live for the moment. This lifestyle is different from how a Christian should live. The purpose of the Christian life is to do the… Continue reading We Are the Lord’s

Trusting God

Trusting God Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic or terminal illness is trusting God. When dealing with a protracted disease sometimes it is tough to maintain focus or have peace of mind. The person battling the ailment often finds themselves dwelling on what is happening to them physically, fiscally, and… Continue reading Trusting God

Hearing God’s Voice

Hearing God’s Voice Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic or terminal illness is listening until we hear God’s voice. When we face a constant disease too often, we rush in and try to accomplish everything in our own power. We manage this. We plan that. We listen to this aunt… Continue reading Hearing God’s Voice

Fear

Fear is a Normal Feeling Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic illness is understanding that fear of the disease and the unknown are normal feelings. The illness’s unknown and uncertainty are scary. The very nature of chronic disease often has death or at least its possibility confronting us. If it… Continue reading Fear

Deliverance

Deliverance for the Believer is in Jesus Christ Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic illness understands God’s deliverance for the Believer in Jesus Christ. The Bible does not flatter us with the false hope that goodness will secure us from trouble. Instead, the Bible warns us over and over to… Continue reading Deliverance

5 Principles for Christian Writers

Five Principles for Christian Writers: Walk in a Manner Worthy of Your Call to Write Text: Ephesians 4: 1 – 6 Focus: Ephesians: 4: 1b – 3 Are you a Christian writer that writes inspirational fiction or devotions to encourage Believers in Jesus Christ? Maybe you are a writer whose drive is sharing Christian themes and… Continue reading 5 Principles for Christian Writers

Don’t Lose Heart

Not Losing Heart Part of learning to care for a person with a chronic illness is learning how to not lose heart and help your loved one not develop a gloom and doom attitude. Today’s verse helps us to have a confident acceptance of the reality of life. It helps you keep the faith. My… Continue reading Don’t Lose Heart