Tag Archives: afflictions

What I have learned

Last year when I made my decision to have my left shoulder operated on, I assumed that it would go pretty much like my right shoulder surgery. I knew that it would be hard, but I assumed that, just like … Continue reading

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A Moment of Thankfulness

“In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Recovery from rotator cuff surgery is a long and painful road. Today, I had my physical therapy appointment in the … Continue reading

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A very comforting and accurate perspective

We are now in the wilderness! (James Buchanan, “Comfort in Affliction” 1837) “He led them forth by the right way–that they might go to a city of habitation.” Psalm 107:7 There is a striking analogy between the Israelites in the … Continue reading

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Making some progress

Today is Saturday, September 5th. It has been 10 days since my surgery. Some things are improving. One of my major problems was what to do about pain management. There are several ways to deal with the pain. Strong prescription … Continue reading

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Day Five – Afflictions

 “I do not know whether my experience is that of all God’s people; but I am afraid that all the grace that I have got out of my comfortable and easy times and happy hours, might almost lie on a … Continue reading

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