Late last night, just before I went to bed, I started having a flashing light and my left eye. I’m concerned that it might be a detached retina or a retinal tear, so this morning I’ve called the doctor and left a message to see what I should do. As I wait for the call… Read More Day 234- Thankful for sight, prayers, and healing
I’ve lived with invisible illnesses for years, the kind that doctors write off as not worth their time, a product of stress, or something that must not exist because it does not fit into the paradigms of the general population. I’ve had hidden pain since I was 17, not including the migraines that started before… Read More Day 188- Thankful God sees our invisible pain and illness, and He cares
Today was another rather cold spring day. I had enough energy to go to Kroger for a few groceries. But the rest of the day was rather low-energy for me. I read a news letter from a friend in a country in Asia. Their small family is in quarantine, too. The letter mentioned that, for… Read More Day 163- Thankful for job, food, and encouragement
For those of you who are just joining me, three weeks ago I fell and injured my wrist, forearm, and elbow. The next morning, the provider at urgent care splinted the whole thing because the x-ray showed fluid on the elbow which he said could indicate a hidden fracture. A little over a week later,… Read More Day 131 – Thankful my arm is so much better!
Wednesday morning we woke to a winter wonderland! My daughter and I had planned the night before to get up at a good hour in order to be at the pharmacy when it opened. When she saw the snow, she needed a little extra motivation, so I drove through Bread Co and got her a… Read More Day 126 – Thankful for several things throughout the day (photos)
Yesterday I wrote about my trip to the urgent care, where they splinted my arm. The splint was supposed to be because of fluid on my elbow, and thus a possible hidden fracture. But they took it all the way down to the last knuckle on my fingers, and when it dried, it was hurting… Read More Day 114 – Thankful to trash the splint
“These will wage war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will overcome them, because He is Lord of lords and King of kings.” Revelation 17:14a There is so much darkness in the world today. I’ve all but stopped watching the news, and even the news that comes into my inbox, some days, I just can’t… Read More Day 57 – Thankful that the Lamb will overcome!
When I came home from an extended mission trip, life falling apart, I started feeling my need for support from other praying people. Every time I would drive by the sign for a certain church that I had never visited before, something in my spirit would jump with hope. So, I decided to check it… Read More Day 30 of 365 Days of Thanks – Thankful for faithful prayer partners