Faith and Illness: Sabbath, being still, and chronic illness

I write this from my bed, recovering from my second surgery in a year for endometriosis.  I function pretty well most of the time, save for the week or 10-12 days per month that I am in crippling pain.  Endometriosis is a nasty disease in which uterine tissue grows outside the uterus and attaches itself to… Read More

Faith and Illness: Passing Through the Waters

When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you. For I am the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. Isaiah 43:2-3a These verses… Read More