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Sick people need compassion....not judgement!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply 1:35 am
  • Journal · 11 replies
  • We Christians have often become Job’s friends. We treat the sick like lepers. We tell them faith can heal them, and if they don’t get healed they have no faith. We accuse them of secret sin and sometimes ...

Know any good Natural doctors in the Bay Area, California?

hopefuls
  • By hopefuls · New reply 1:14 am
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • Hi all, Does anyone know any good natural doctors in the Northern California area? Thanks in advance, Bina ...

Decided to post my entire story (mostly)

kdg1213
  • By kdg1213 · New reply yesterday at 6:38 pm
  • Journal · 25 replies
  • I am a 23 year old girl who was overweight for most of her life. I lost a bunch of weight in an unhealthy way back in 2009. Then I decided to get healthy. In January of 2011 I started to develop a problem ...

Hugs are very theraputic

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • The next time you feel depressed ask someone that loves you to give you a nice LOOOONG HUG ...

yay

kdg1213
  • By kdg1213 · New reply April 14, 2014
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • Today was the firs time I really tested my heart since all these surgeries began, and I feel GREAT! I am so proud or myself ...

Watched the Ducks!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 14, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Yesterday I went to a park and just watched ducks swim and it was like a mini-vacation, I left the hospital and took a 30 minute break from tragedy and sorrow....ducks are cool ...

Need a Good Laugh???

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 13, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • I spit my coffee out when I saw this ...

To my Inspire Family

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 12, 2014
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • I thank God for all of you, your kind words and well wishes have touched my heart.....THANK YOU ...

Miles Davis Therapy

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 11, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • For some reason when I am having a really bad pain day, I turn on some Miles Davis turn the lights down low and I just go into RELAX mode......yes today is a Miles Davis Day ...

Losing my personality

beachdog
  • By beachdog · New reply April 10, 2014
  • Journal · 56 replies
  • As I get weaker I don't have the energy to find interest in things so my world is shrinking. I'm doing so many things to keep healthy but the fatigue just won't let me go. When I have a bad few days I ...

Year of Gratitude- 2014

amarettosour
  • By amarettosour · New reply April 8, 2014
  • Journal · 677 replies
  • Happy New Years To All Inspire Members! I decided to start a journal for gratitude for the new year in 2013. 2013 is behind us and its time to move forward. This journal has transformed my life in 2013 ...

Let God Read Your Mail

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply April 7, 2014
  • Journal · 13 replies
  • In the Old Testament there is a story about King Hezekiah and how when he received a threatening letter from the King of Assyira....he placed the letter on the altar in the Temple and gave it to God ...

Make Sure Your Cannabis Oil is Full Spectrum

mmmablueberry
  • By mmmablueberry · New reply April 1, 2014
  • Discussion in Experiences with alternative therapies · 3 replies
  • It is like walking into the sunlight after the storm. After a grueling fight that was just like a war, sick people finally have the option to use cannabis oil to treat themselves. This oil is amazing ...

Chronic Illness and Depression

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 30, 2014
  • Journal · 26 replies
  • So often people that have a chronic pain and illness are very lonely. Why? I think most people don't realize the mental anguish one goes through living with disabilities and pain. I have Sarcoidosis and ...

Trials Help You Grow Stronger

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 30, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I found this old picture when I was young and strong....now I am old and weak...physically.....but my spirit is growing daily, God is keeping me and sustaining me through all of my trials and tribulations....He ...

A Delay is not a Denial when it comes to GOD!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 29, 2014
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • Being sick is very stressful and it has a way of affecting our faith quite often. Be encouraged folks God STILL loves you and has our best interest at heart. Don't lose hope in the Creator to help you ...

Release the pain!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 24, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • Denying grief and pain is not a good thing, acknowledge it and discuss it. Write journals, write poetry, and vent! Don't keep stuff bottled up inside, especially men. Men have a tendency to hold in pain ...

Find YOUR Purpose!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 22, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Dealing with chronic illness is NOT EASY.....what helps me is knowing that my life, even though it is a struggle STILL has meaning! Find your path and WALK IN IT ...

The Power of Love

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 22, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • My wife knows I love to write, it is my therapy....well my laptop died last year and I have been miserable. My sweet wife bought me a new laptop for Valentines Day and I have been burning up the keys ...

Forgiveness and Healing

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · New reply March 21, 2014
  • Journal · 8 replies
  • One thing I have learned from working at a Psych Hospital is reading a patients charts (background history) explains a LOT, we ALL have baggage in our past and often that baggage dictates our emotional ...

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