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April 3, 2020 |
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I broke down in tears the first time I read the Spoon Theory of Chronic Illness in 2013. Because of a rare brain disease, I’d just lost my job, I was a fraction of the wife and mother I used to be, and all I knew was migraines and fear

But I looked fine, so people didn’t understand why I was falling apart. Prescriptions numbed my brain more than the pain, so every attempt to explain myself only ended in tears. 

But the Spoon Theory of Chronic Illness gave my desperation a voice. Finally,  my family understood the need to balance my activity level like a welfare budget.

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Grace and Truth

Grace & Truth for Chronic Pain Warriors

Are you laying in defeat in a fight against chronic pain or are you standing in the strength of Christ in you? Find inspiration in an interview with a chronic pain warrior in today's Grace & Truth. …

February 28, 2020
Jesus died on the cross and what that means to me

Jesus Died On The Cross and What That Means To Me

Jesus died on the cross for our sins. Heather Hart was at church one Sunday when she realized just how much pain He endured for us, and just how little she was willing to suffer to worship Him in return...…

December 2, 2019
Relatable

What You Need To Know About Relatable Memes and Moments

Relatable memes. We’ve probably all seen them. I saw one earlier this week that said, “Not to brag or anything, but I can forget what I’m doing while I’m doing it.” And, yeah, true story. In fact, I was talking to a friend earlier…

October 30, 2019
Fighting fear with Jesus

Looking to Jesus & Resting In His Embrace

You've hear the story about Peter walking on water, probably more times that you can count. It's inspiring, we get that. But what about when you're really sinking beneath the waves? …

September 30, 2019
Grace, Truth, and Inturruptions on Candidly Christian.

Grace & Truth and Interruptions

We have all had someone interrupt us while we were trying to get something done. Whether that was our children, our spouse, our parents, friends, co-workers, or customers, interruptions are a part of life. I love how Jerralea took a moment to remind us…

August 2, 2019
Grace and Truth

Grace and Truth For Questions Like “Are You Okay?”

Are you okay? How are you doing today? How’s it going? These are questions we get asked on a regular basis. Or at least we do in my neck of the woods. And 90% of the time, they are asked because people really want…

June 21, 2019