Richard Kehoe (California, USA)
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Give thanks in every situation because this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. - 1 Thessalonians 5:18 (CEB)
During a routine appointment with my cardiologist, I realized that although I felt healthy, my physical condition was more precarious than I wanted to admit. My doctor was amazed that I had survived so many health challenges; but following the appointment I felt scared and depressed.
After giving the situation...
I will give thanks to God in every situation.
Someone with a heart condition
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