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Trusting God--Conquering Depression-- 8 (How I "Conquered" Depression"
Tuesday, November 05, 2013      12 comments

Trusting God--Conquering Depression-- 8 Notice Jonah’s reaction. I tried to word his dialogue to reflect the stages of grief. Any time we’re going through a trying time (death, chronic or terminal illness, job loss, etc.), we go throug... Read more
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Tuesday, November 05, 2013      116 comments

My cousin sent me this story, and I thought that it was worth sharing. I don't know the source. This is AWESOME ... something we should all remember. A 92-year-old, petite, well-poised and proud man, who is fully dressed each morning b... Read more
Whale or Fish?
Sunday, November 03, 2013      5 comments

Some people get upset if a child says “Jonah and the Whale” because they think we have taught them incorrectly—that it should be a fish. Actually, the Hebrew word dag can be translated as large fish or whale. When the Bible was translated, a w... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression-- 7
Friday, November 01, 2013      5 comments

I'm sorry that it's taken a while for me to get back to writing about Jonah and his depression. If you will recall, you are putting yourself in Jonah's "shoes" so that you can identify with the story more Jonah (you) has just been swallowed by... Read more
What's in a Name?
Sunday, October 27, 2013      11 comments

I learned something in church today. We started a revival and the evangelist spoke about Enoch. Genesis 5: 21-31 says: When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah. 22 After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walke... Read more
Bible Character Who Suffered From Depression: Jonah--1
Friday, October 25, 2013      4 comments

The book of Jonah was written about 760 B.C. Jonah was one of God's prophets during the period of the Divided Kingdom. His ministry was to the Ten Northern Tribes called Israel. He was the son of the prophet Amittai. He was probably popular... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression-- 5
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      6 comments

The Bible explains the process of making us into the “spittin” image of God with the analogy of refining silver. I found the following explanation about the process of refini... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression-- 4
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      6 comments

Yes, God will get us through a difficult situation. We all know this, but……Have you ever asked the following questions to yourself? I’m a Christian; I know that God is in control, so why do I feel this way? What am I going to do? Why is this... Read more
I'm Determined to do Better
Sunday, October 20, 2013      17 comments

I had been doing "OK" in the exercise department, but I've been bad about making excuses for the past 2 weeks. And, they aren't even good excuses. I mean, if my ankle's really hurting...OK. I'm tired, but no more tired than usual. I KNOW tha... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression--3
Friday, October 18, 2013      9 comments

After my fall in 2008 that resulted a severe break in my left ankle (2 plates and 11 pins!) and the major downward spiral of my MS, my neurologist sent me to a counselor. The counselor looked at me like I had three heads, and all of them green,... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression--2
Wednesday, October 16, 2013      7 comments

So how would I cope with my situation? I decided that I’d follow the advice of my MS doctor. I’d go to the MS specialist and take the monthly infusions that she recommended. I’d go to a therapist for counseling. I’d continue my physical ther... Read more
Trusting God--Conquering Depression--1
Monday, October 14, 2013      11 comments

I will write a blog on Trusting God--Conquering Depression 3 times a week (at least that's the plan.) I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1998. I tell about that in a blog entitled " Who Am I? The Lady with MS (My story)." I'm goi... Read more
Hopeful Hearts Breaking Free From Hurts (New Team)
Monday, October 07, 2013      10 comments

We have started a new team! I realize that there are many teams, and you might be on several now. But, this team is a little different. Lois (HEISTHEANSWER) approached me last week about forming a team that would help wounded hearts break fre... Read more
I have finally reached the 220's
Tuesday, October 01, 2013      24 comments

Granted, it's 229 lbs., but it's better than when I started off--in the 250's. I've lost 27 lbs. I'm beginning to feel like I can really do this!!!! ... Read more
To My SP Friends
Saturday, September 28, 2013      16 comments

I am just amazed at how much support I'm getting from you all. I just thought that I'd track my calories and exercise (and I didn't figure that would be too much). It took a couple of weeks for me to get into the teams/blogging, etc. I'm basi... Read more

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