THIS IS MY STORY . . .

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Jun 16, 2021
I lettered this piece a couple years ago and never shared it until now.  I’m so grateful to God that He “does not leave us as we are.”  My earthly body is so broken from disease (more on that below), and to know that Christ will one day give me a new body—what a wonderful promise. ❤️ For the past 3ish weeks, I’ve been experiencing lightheadedness along with a severe, persistent headache every single day and night.  It’s been so very hard to go through as none of my pain meds have been helping much.  On top of mitochondrial disease, I have something called [...]
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Mar 24, 2017
"Sometimes when we get overwhelmed we forget how big God is." -A.W. Tozer Hey everyone, I'm more than halfway through my 5 weeks of IV iron infusions....but I'm still very exhausted. :(  I woke up at 4 pm today because yesterday was so rough---my blood sodium and magnesium levels were pretty low which made me so weak.  My blood sugar yesterday also dropped.....my hands shook terribly from it, and I was nauseated.  Because I had to wake up early for an appointment, the mito fatigue made me not be able to empty my bladder numerous times throughout the day which was just plain agony.... [...]
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Feb 7, 2017
Hello friends,   This is super long, so feel free to take a break and come back to this if need be... ;)  I'm sorry it's been so long since I've done a proper update.  Too much has happened. :O  Thank you so much for all your prayers, cards, and emails!  You fill my life with joy time and again.   Mitochondrial Medicine--- On January 17, my parents and I saw my mitochondrial specialist in San Diego.  I have now seen him in clinic 5 times.  At this appointment, he looked over all of my muscle biopsy results (the electron transport chain enzyme [...]
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