Joyce Irvin (New York)
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He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. - Isaiah 40:29 (NIV)
For six years, I was the caregiver for my husband, George, who was suffering from early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. During that time, I faced many challenges. He is now in a skilled-nursing care facility, but many times during those years I felt like a prisoner in my own home and wanted...
"When I became a parent, I struggled to find God within the chaotic world where I now lived. I was used to contemplative prayer, to silence and service and listening for God’s still, small voice in quiet, hidden spaces. Suddenly none of my life felt quiet or hidden – it was all loud, messy, and exposed." Discover more.