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Christian Mindfulness and Chronic Illness
Healing is often prayer for, but what if you don't get healed? Mindfulness can help us understand the process.
Richard H H Johnston
The Amazing Technicolour Pyjama Therapy
Book review: the second book from Emily Ackerman - looking at reclaiming life in the context of chronic illness
Relapse or Just a Reminder
For those of us who have experienced the pain of emotional distress at a particular point in life any return of those feelings can leave us extremely agitated and upset.
Will Van Der Hart
When time stands still
Chronic complaints don't kill us but don't let us live as we wish. How can we live life to the full?
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A Thorn in the Flesh: Finding Strength and Hope Amid Chronic Suffering
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Understanding and helping when you have a thorn in the flesh (situations of chronic suffering) is not an easy task. We need to focus on the light of hope rather than on the darkness of the trial; to speak of victory rather than defeat; not to be paralysed by the thorn’s venom but rather strengthened by the supernatural antidote of grace. Victory is forged along a costly road that ultimately leads to serene acceptance and to experience the power of Christ that is perfected in our weakness.