How to Deal with Chronic Illness in a Marriage

Remember that part of your wedding vows when you promised to love and honor one another in sickness and in health? If you’re dealing with a chronic illness in your marriage, where one or the other spouse is very sick, it’s not as simple as remembering that you made a promise to love and honor Continue Reading >>

The Various Benefits of Being a Volunteer

If you have spent time volunteering before, you might actually be a happier, healthier, and well-rested person compared to people who have not given it a shot. Volunteering is all about giving back to others but Spiritual Care Support Ministries can guarantee that you’ll get something out of volunteering too. Take a look at the Continue Reading >>

Understanding the Stages of Grief

Grief is an overwhelming emotion that we all deal with differently and, regardless of how strong your faith is, when someone you love dies, your heart will waver. Dealing with loss is difficult, exhausting, emotional, and painful. There are stages of grief and it is important to understand what those stages are in order to Continue Reading >>

Caring for the Caregiver

Being a caregiver to an ill or elderly family member is a difficult job. Caregivers often face  stress, anxiety, and worry, not to mention the physical demands that come with caring for someone. In order to be a good caregiver, you must take good care of yourself from an emotional, physical and spiritual standpoint. If Continue Reading >>

Ways to Cope After Finding Out You Have a Chronic Illness

Finding out you have a chronic illness can be devastating news, and very difficult to process. Despite wanting the news not to be true, and wishing/praying the illness would go away, sometimes in life we just have to face the fact that, yes, we’ve got this– whatever “this” is. It’s here. It’s happening. It’s most Continue Reading >>