Invitation to Prayer | November

Invitation to Prayer | November

I always thank my God as I remember you in my prayers. (Philemon 1:4) Gratitude can be a challenging word when chronic illness is our constant companion. Preparing for and being with family and friends is a gift, but it is also a drain on already low energy reserves....
Prayer, Healing & Chronic Illness

Prayer, Healing & Chronic Illness

1.  We need to talk about prayer (and healing). Dear God, please heal my brother from his sickness. In Jesus’ name, Amen. How many of us have prayed a prayer like this? And how many of us have seen that prayer answered? If you’re anything like me, the answer is, not...
At the Pace of Grace

At the Pace of Grace

In late November, just shy of my 52nd birthday, I spiraled into a serious migraine flare, which left me with some challenging new symptoms – significant weakness in my left leg and tremor in my legs, arms, hands, core, lips, jaws, tongue and vocal chords. After ten...