I share the thoughts and prayers in this blog as a testimony to the great love, patience, and goodness of the Lord our God.
Can any good come from overwhelming panic feelings? Yes, but you couldn’t have convinced me of that when I struggled with them day after day for a few months. One January, I wrote this in my journal: ‘“In Your unfailing love, silence all my enemies and destroy all my foes, for I am Your servant.’ … Continue reading Value on the Journey
Last winter when my anxiety symptoms intensified, I reached out for help. Through a series of misunderstandings, I ended up spending a night in a “suicide watch” unit, even though suicide has never been an issue for me. But while I was there, I met a young mother who had tried to take her own … Continue reading Learning in the Struggle
As my journey continued through the distress of almost constant panic, I journaled about my feelings. In mid-January I wrote: The hours and days pass moment by moment, and I feel faithless and fearful. But I choose to trust in You, Lord Jesus Christ. I need sleep! I got very little last night. Lord, … Continue reading Hope in God
When did I begin this journey toward wholeness? I had thought I began in early November of last year, but really, I’ve been on the journey all my Christian life. Likewise, I had thought it ended by the first of March this year, but again, my walk toward wholeness won’t end until my life on … Continue reading Encouragement for the Anxious