“But The Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.” 2 Thessalonians 3:3 **During my time of devotion this morning, I felt God lay this prayer upon my heart pushing me to share it with you. Maybe this is a prayer that also applies to your life. As believers we must take up our crosses daily, resurrecting our … Continue reading Here I Am
My desire for Still Waters and purpose in creating the blog is to share honesty with my readers, no matter how frightening this transparency can be. Honesty regarding my medical experiences, honesty regarding my hardest moments and also most beautiful and intimate moments. Honesty in my very long and impossibly difficult recovery, which I will not share in total-confusing detail but I also won’t minimize … Continue reading Honest Heart
“I am the captain now.” These are the commanding words I imagined my pancreas saying to me as it reared its ugly tail and stared me down. Clearly, I was in a state of delirium from unrelenting pain, nevertheless, this encounter felt very real. I had seen previews for the movie Captain Phillips and pictured my pancreas in the role of the hijacker Somali pirate … Continue reading Farewell, Captain!