Comorbidity

Comorbidity. It’s a word that sounds… uncomfortable! It’s one of the words with which we have become more familiar in the pandemic, along with ‘social distancing’ and ‘quarantine’ and ‘corona virus.’ Comorbidity, basically, is the term used for preexisting conditions, ones that increase the chance of death in combination with another disease. We have been … Continue reading Comorbidity

Faith

“Because you have so little faith.” This was the first thing Jesus said to his disciples after Jesus healed a boy possessed by a demon that caused him to have seizures. The father of the boy said the disciples could not help him. Later the disciples, no doubt timidly and somewhat ashamedly, asked Jesus in … Continue reading Faith

Self-Inspection

From my daily devotion Worthy Brief: The Hebrew calendar month of Elul began last Friday night. Each day during the month of Elul, a shofar blast is sounded to announce the coming month of Tishrei – wherein the festival of Yom Teruah – the feast of trumpets-- takes place, calling for all people to repent. … Continue reading Self-Inspection