Category Archives: sickness

Dipped in Shame

“All day long my disgrace is before me, and shame has covered my face.” Psalm 44:15 Some of us truly understand shame. It’s like we have been dipped in it, we have wallowed in it and things are sticking to … Continue reading

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World Bipolar Day, March 30th

The vision of World Bipolar Day is to bring world awareness to bipolar disorders and to eliminate social stigma. World Bipolar Day (WBD) – an initiative of the Asian Network of Bipolar Disorder (ANBD), the International Bipolar Foundation (IBPF), and … Continue reading

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Tangled Up

18 “Where is another God like you, who pardons the guilt of the remnant, overlooking the sins of his special people? You will not stay angry with your people forever, because you delight in showing unfailing love. 19 Once again you will … Continue reading

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God’s Strange University

No book, nor tutor will give us the education we need.  We must patiently go through seasons of difficulty and temptation before we can understand what our brother or sister is facing.  Furthermore, we must advance through different levels;  sickness, … Continue reading

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Are You Sick Enough Yet?

A couple of things (that means, I got too much.) The ironic thing is I hate being sick, I love the attention. The terrible thing is I want to enjoy it, just a little while longer. The stupid thing is … Continue reading

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