Happiness/Joy

As part of my focus on my practical obedience of God (progressive sanctification process), I've been pondering Biblical joy/happiness.  The Bible clearly commands believers in Jesus to rejoice always.  (Philippians 4:4; 1 Thessalonians 5:16.) But what does this really mean?  My pastor recently preached/taught through 1 Thessalonians and I was really struck with his excellent … Continue reading Happiness/Joy

Life with chronic and acute health problems.

I haven’t blogged for a while.  I got acutely sick (again) the last couple of weeks of January.  I am blogging this now thanks to a bout of insomnia and burst of energy after a terrible exhaustion collapse earlier this evening. From time to time, different people ask me to explain to them what exactly … Continue reading Life with chronic and acute health problems.