Living Whole with Chronic Pain

May the God of peace sanctify you, making you whole ~ spirit, body & soul!

An organic community of Christians who encourage one another to LIVE whole and holistically for Christ in spite of chronic pain.

Welcome

We are so glad that you have found our little corner of the Internet. It has become a church home for many of us. We hope you, also, will soon find this to be a safe place.

Our special community is a place where we offer Christian love and genuine encouragement to others who, like ourselves, desire to LIVE WHOLE in CHRIST and holistically in body in spite of chronic pain and illness. We are a network of friends who are on a common journey in life.

We are people who will really "get you”.  We can promise to sincerely listen to you with our heart and then we will share our own stories all the while healing with you. We can inspire you, pray with you, and hope for you!

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It will change as members post new things or when other members post to a different members page, blog or discusstion. I invite you to Check these members below out and encourage eachother in support and love.

REBUILDING WELLNESS BY SUE INGEBRETSON - click on the title to read more

Is It Easy to Ask For Help?

Last week, we discussed the topic of being of service — helping others. But, what if you’re the one who needs help? Do you find it easy to ASK? Does it make you feel dependent? Whether or not you have fibromyalgia or a chronic health challenge, would you rather pull the covers over your head […]

The post Is It Easy to Ask For Help? appeared first on Rebuilding Wellness | Sue Ingebretson.

Chronic Illness Pain Daily Devotionals

How to Be a Commerical for Heaven

Are you coping with illness in a way that reflects the joy and hope of heaven? Or a heart of bitterness? Elizabeth explains. “You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everybody. You show that you are a letter from Christ, the result of our ministry, written not with ink […]

Beginning Our Prayers with Praises

While some of our prayers begin with crying out to God, we gain so much by praising Him! Julie asks if starting prayer with laments is becoming a habit. “Because Your love is better than life, my lips will glorify You” (Psalm 63:30). Consider this: When you pray to God, are the majority of your […]

Do You Have Fountain Of Blessings?

When you consider a fountain flowing into your life, what it the image? Kerryn share of Living Water. “In that day the mountains will drip new wine, and the hills will flow with milk; all the ravines of Judah will run with water. A fountain will flow out of the Lord’s house and will water […]
 

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"ENCOURAGING WORDS" ~ DENI'S DAILY DEVOTIONS FOR LW

Where Does Your Hope Come From?

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I seem to fall off the map at fairly regularly intervals lately.

I have to admit that I took my ability to write a daily post for granted in the past.

Now, I’m grateful to even have the energy and the inspiration to write.

How life changes.

The one thing that doesn’t change is that there is always hope.

There is always, always hope.

Today, I was working on memorizing Romans 15:13

I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.

I find I need to remember exactly what the source of my hope is.

God.

And He will be the one to bring joy and peace.

It is through the power of the Holy Spirit that we are even able to hope.

Funny how quickly I put my hope in diagnostic tests, or medications, or even the internet.  I think I will find answers and hope there.

With my ever changing health conditions, I almost become obsessed with my own health and trying to learn all I can so that I can know there is some hope left.

While all the while, the very God of the universes, is holding out his hand to me - a hand that is filled with hope.

I guess it depends on what we are hoping for.

Answers

or the joy and peace that can only come from God as His Spirit gives us hope.

Not just for today - but forever.

Amen and amen.


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