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SICK & TIRED by Kimberly Rae can be purchased on amazon.com.
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Our Book: SICK & TIRED
Nearly one out of every two Americans has a chronic health issue, so it’s safe to say you either have a health condition, or you care about someone who does.
How do you live with the day-to-day struggle? Is it possible to have joy despite saying no to activities, food, opportunities and parties when you’d rather say yes? How do you explain your limitations to people who don’t understand?
In SICK & TIRED, author Kimberly Rae takes you on a journey toward personal peace. With humor and transparency, she offers encouragement and practical tips for the daily struggles. Find out how God’s truth will change your perspective, giving you strength beyond yourself and sight beyond your limitations. Come along and enjoy, knowing you are not alone…and there is hope!
Author Kimberly Rae
An award-winning, Amazon bestselling author of over 20 books, Kimberly Rae has been published over 200 times and has work in five languages. She lived in Bangladesh, Uganda, Kosovo and Indonesia. She now writes from her home in Madison, Georgia, where she lives with her husband and two children.
Since Addison’s disease brought her permanently back to the US, Kimberly has created a series on living joyfully despite chronic health problems. Though she could find deep, heavy books on chronic illness, she wanted a book that was funny and encouraging. One night when she couldn’t sleep from her medication, she started writing one! “I want my SICK & TIRED series to give empathy, encouragement, and a little practical help,” says Kimberly. “When you’ve had health problems for years and years, you just want somebody to say ‘It stinks, You’re not alone, and here’s a funny story to help you get through your day!'” https://kimberlyrae.com/author/
We wrote to Kimberly Rae for permission
to use her SICK & TIRED series for our Bible studies.
Here is her kind and generous response:
What a wonderful ministry you have, and such an important one. I would be honored to have my books as part of your study…I’m sending you LAUGHTER FOR THE SICK & TIRED that you’re welcome to share with whomever. It’s not got any depth to it at all, just some funnies to bring a smile on those bad days. =)
May the Lord bless you and continue to strengthen you so you can offer strength to others!…His truth is such great comfort, and we who are sick get to experience that beautiful comfort more than most. In that way, suffering is a gift.”
Know your Worth, Change the World
When you sign up for our Bible study,
you will be sent an email with a link
to download your very own copy of
LAUGHTER FOR THE SICK & TIRED.
July 15 – September 28, 2019
|“Joining the Unhealthy Club Involuntarily|
The author’s journey to chronic illness
|“So What’s Your Problem?”|
How to explain your condition with confidence
|July 29 |
|“Sit Down and Cry About It”|
The real and important process of grieving your loss
|“It’s Not Fair!”|
How to deal with the unwanted fact that you are no longer healthy
|“Running the Red Light”|
Learning to respect your body’s warning system
|“When the Well-Meaning Annoy You”|
What to do when you’re ready to give up
|“But You Don’t Look Sick!”|
Freedom from the weight of what other people think
|“The High Cost of Going…Anywhere”|
When the smallest activities become a major issue
|“Who Am I Now?”|
The loss of your old identity and the presence of this new person you may not like yet
|Ch. 10||“The Belief Test”|
Can chronic health problems be a gift in disguise?
|Ch. 11||“What Next?”|
- You must purchase a copy of SICK & TIRED. Purchase information is listed below.
- There are 11 chapters in our book, each with 5-10 short pages.
- Each chapter has 3-7 questions and a short individual activity at the end of each chapter.
- Each week, we will post a summary of each chapter, along with the questions at the end the chapter for that week.
- You are invited to respond with your personal comments and insights to each question.
- Please keep your responses in line with each question, so all responses are related to that particular question.
- You are not obligated to share your name or gravatar picture, unless you choose to do so.
- If your schedule causes you to miss a few days of reading and responding, don’t worry. Although we will follow the posted schedule, you may respond with comments at ANY time.
- Our SICK & TIRED Bible Study will remain online. When we begin another study, this one will be archived, so it will remain accessible in the Archive section in the margin.
All quotes used in our lesson posts are from:
SICK & TIRED: Empathy, Encouragement, and Practical Help
for Those Suffering From Chronic Health Problems by Kimberly Rae,
published by Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas.
Used by permission.