Tag: healing

life and faith

Lifting the lid on sex and sickness

 Ever since I’ve been blogging I’ve tried to stay faithful to the message I believe God has given me to share. Sometimes that can make me uncomfortable. My natural desire, yearning really, is to be bright, chatty, light and encouraging. But, more often than not, I’ve been asked to go deep, …
life and faith

When the miracle doesn’t look like one

Sometimes we fail to see anticipated answers to our prayers. Days and decades can pass without so much as a glimpse of the change or miracle we seek. Things can actually get worse. More challenges, problems, trials and tribulations occur and we wonder where God is in all of this. What …
life and faith

Pass the band-aid

  Whether a band-aid (plaster) is boring brown, hygienic white, blue, multi-hued or patterned with comic book figures, they’re a staple in most family first-aid boxes. Just the job for minor cuts and scrapes. Deep wounds or profuse bleeding require different treatment, usually from a health practitioner and in a hospital …