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Health Issues & Chronic Pain

Helpful Articles

Healthier Habits = Healthier Soul

Posted on May 23, 2017

BY KATIE WENCLEWICZ, BLOGGER & GRACE ATTENDER I first want to start off by saying that I’ve never felt so supported and loved, Grace. Thank you for allowing me to share...

The health crisis you didn't know you had

Posted on July 18, 2016

BY EMILY O'CONNOR, COMMUNICATIONS SUMMER INTERN Brigham Young University identified the “next big public health issue, on par with obesity and substance abuse”...

Sermons

Aging

This sermon will show us what it looks like to finish well. The Bible gives us numerous examples of people who did just that: Abraham, Moses, and John to name a few. What we can learn, especially from John, is that finishing well involves knowing Jesus and loving others. Click here to watch/listen.

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Mysterious Illness Changes Faith

Erin, a healthy teenager, woke up one day not able to digest any food or water. Doctors were unable to pinpoint the cause of her life-threatening illness. Erin and her parents describe the years of agony, living with this terrifying and life-threatening disease. Watch now.

How is God using my pain for good?

Dr. Betters answers the question, "The Bible says that 'God works all things together for the good of those who love Him' (Rom 8:28). How is God using my physical pain for good? What good can come from terrible pain that probably will have no end?" Watch now.

Outrunning Breast Cancer

After being diagnosed with breast cancer in her mid-twenties, Bethany asks the tough questions about living life with her illness: “Can I still finish law school? How can someone love me if I'm bald? and Can I still run my marathon?” Through determination and Christ's strength, enduring multiple surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation; and she discovered the unique power of prayer. Watch now.

Trust God Always

As a baby, Jordyn was diagnosed with a cancer that the doctors said would inhibit her from ever having children. Not long after she married her husband, they found out they were pregnant. The doctors discovered Jordyn had a heart condition that could claim her life if she had her baby. She decided to trust God to take care of her and her child.  Watch now.

Local Support Groups

Alzheimer's Support Group - East 91st

The Alzheimer’s support group is run by the Alzheimer’s Association and is designed for caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Participants receive emotional support, practical assistance in coping with the issues facing them, and the latest research information. All meetings are confidential and free of charge. Questions? Contact the Alzheimer’s helpline for more information (800) 272-3900. Learn more at east91st.org.​

N’ Power

Volunteer group of former NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) moms in Central Indiana who all have a desire to walk alongside parents who are caring for their child in the NICU today. Whether it’s sitting down to listen to what their day has been like, to talk through questions, or letting them have a moment to just be. Learn more at NICUpower.org.

Counselor Referrals

  • Kathy Slaughter (317) 219-0867