Today I asked God to heal me. It’s always an unspoken prayer, but today it was a heart cry. Having an illness isn’t fun, it’s tiring, disheartening and the obvious painful and uncomfortable. There are things I want to do like run, I have this deep desire to run and feel energetic and alive without […]
There’s no denying the connection between work and stress-related illness. But is all work bad for your health? Well, that would not only be pretty sad if it was, but would also contradict the many people who love the work they do and most especially contradict the fact that God designed us to work. I never […]
We’ve heard that ‘we are what we eat’ and most of us have made some attempt at healthy eating, but what if there was more to it than just starting a healing diet and hoping for the best. Healing the gut provides part of the solution but another aspect much overlooked is the brain, the control tower of our body and nervous system.
Work can be a major trigger of illness for all, but especially for those with a chronic illness. Knowing how to take the stress out of work can be a life-saver. This post looks at 5 simple strategies aimed especially towards people with an autoimmune or chronic health condition but applicable to all.
At the beginning of 2014 I suffered a massive relapse, it came as a shock to me because I had been doing quite well up until that time. However, looking back there were three things which had worked against me to make me more vulnerable to the relapse: I had recently worked in a very […]
In my last post I looked at whether addictive habits have anything to do with demonic possession. I concluded that there are definitely spiritual elements to addiction which are the basis of all forms of addiction. Without dealing with these spiritual roots the addictive fruit will continue to be produced. Saying this there are things […]
Do you need to go gluten-free but are worried about what that means to your faith? There are few food groups within Christianity which cause as much of a faith dilemma than the issue of gluten. Gluten is not only found in about 80% of all foods which we regularly consume, but is mentioned in […]
Nobody likes to be in pain or discomfort. In fact I have read that when we are in pain we either safeguard that area or we act as if nothing is wrong. Our relationship with pain and discomfort means that most of the time we are looking for ways to get rid of it, not […]
Can God heal through diet? Am I being serious? Yes, because this is a very serious question and many questions like this cross the mind of Believers struggling with an illness every day. Why? Because of their health and healing beliefs. Or put differently, because of what they believe about God and healing.
If there is one thing that causes the rise and fall of many in the Body of Messiah (BoM) it is the teachings and views surrounding health and healing. Most people have an opinion on healing, and it is mostly those with the loudest voice, the most forceful words and the heaviest pockets which are […]