Suffering is Not Eternal

Suffering is Not Eternal

Living with M.E./CFS for the past eight years has been difficult as you can understand. When I first was diagnosed, I really struggled with the news, but I was grateful to know it wasn’t all in my head. I had already struggled for two years with utter fatigue before...
Walking Alongside the Chronically Ill

Walking Alongside the Chronically Ill

OFFER HELP AND HEALING BY BEING AN UNDERSTANDING FRIEND Lisa was only 43 years old, but she felt 80. Doctors finally had given her a diagnosis for her chronic pain. She was relieved to know it wasn’t all in her head, yet the prospect of an incurable condition was very...
His Strength Is Greater Than My Pain

His Strength Is Greater Than My Pain

Affliction has been a close, unwanted companion to me for the past several years. She is always near my side. She makes her presence known in many ways, and the truth that she will not crush me seems hard to grasp at times. Pain is a powerful thing, often defeating...