Winning – 2. Humility

This post is on the second most common theme or trait I see in patients who succeed in therapy: Humility. There are two kinds of humility I see in patients who succeed. (1) The humility to be a compliant and responsible medical patient. (2) The humility to live in the reality that clinicians and physicians…Read more Winning – 2. Humility

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In-Between Moments: 1. Morning Prayer for Patients

Dear Friends, I'm beginning to reach that place where I need friends to pray with me, because the prayer topic is growing into something bigger than me and my work. -- It's praying for the people involved in my corner of healing ministry. Without further ado-- Dear Jesus, Thank you for the patients you have…Read more In-Between Moments: 1. Morning Prayer for Patients

Forgiveness – 2. Pain & Fear

Dear Friends, It is challenging to write about Fear and Pain: Fear humbles us, and Pain reminds us that we are mortal heroes at best. Pain and Fear can provide depth to the process of Forgiveness, by exposing the emotional, mental, and spiritual costs. It can be challenging to make room without intentionality: "3's a crowd".…Read more Forgiveness – 2. Pain & Fear

Forgiveness – 1. Grief

Dear Friends,   If the following sentences stir something in you... a strand of Grief may be a guest in your life. Your body may be sending you messages through the form of anxiety, or depression, so you'll finally hear the cry of grief. Whose responsibility was it? If you had been the one, what…Read more Forgiveness – 1. Grief