Tag Archives: suffering

just like Jesus … the temptation dilemma aka breakthrough

For those who are following along the last few days, you know I am wrestling to get my mind around the oft quoted statement that ‘Jesus was 100% man and 100% God’. While I have no doubt it is true, … Continue reading

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praying through pain, illness and suffering

Many of us have acrostics (ex: ACTS – adoration, confession, thanksgiving, supplication) and other patterns that guide our prayers … our structured prayers. Most of those to one degree or another have their basis in the Lord’s Prayer as revealed … Continue reading

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Christian affliction

Let’s be honest … many of us would like to believe that the Christian life is a life without trials, tribulation and struggles.  But that is an unrealistic expectation … one not supported in any way by what is found … Continue reading

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returning to the incorruptible image of God

We are all familiar with mankind’s beginning in His story … In the beginning, man and woman … we … were created IN the image of God. God created man IN His own image, IN the image of God He … Continue reading

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cancer survivor or cancer warrior?

You may have noticed that I refer to myself as a cancer warrior, not the more widely accepted and commonly used term cancer survivor. Consider these excerpts from John C. Maxwell in his inspiring and challenging book, Be All You … Continue reading

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powerful video testimony on suffering well

Thursday I received a tweet from sister-IN-Christ and fellow cancer warrior Glenda (@TheLazyBookworm) recommending I watch this video … and I am so glad she did. In this video Kasey Van Norman (@KaseyVanNorman), another sister-IN-Christ and fellow cancer warrior, offers … Continue reading

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running the race of life

In the last post, I rambled on a bit about race courses, race leaders and finish lines. If you didn’t read that particular post, you may want to back up one and give it a quick read. Today I’d like … Continue reading

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