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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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Adjusting to the situation

Last night I was having a hard time getting to sleep, probably because I’m trying to wean myself off of the pain meds at night. I tried to fight it by changing from my recliner to the couch and back … Continue reading

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I’m thankful…

Since my operation, I’ve had a lot of time for thoughtful meditation. As I reflect on how things have gone since the morning of my operation, I am filled with thoughts of thankfulness. Here are just a few of those … Continue reading

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