Pressing On

Unshakable Hope

Happy New Year!

I believe 2020 will be a great year.

Regular readers of my blog know that I’ve had ALS for twenty-three years. I’ve been on hospice for the last fifteen months, and in that time, I’ve had three close encounters with death. I don’t mean to make light of this, but I think you could say that I have one foot in the grave, and the other is on a banana peel. Knowing this, and reading that I’ve declared that 2020 is going to be a great year, you might be questioning the state of my mental health. I get it, but please hear me out.

I’ll admit that my mental health is not as good as it once was. I recently watched a movie for twenty minutes before realizing I’d seen it before. I don’t know if this is related to the ALS or just getting old…

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3 thoughts on “Pressing On

  1. Paul January 1, 2020 / 4:51 PM

    Many prayers for you dear sister! ALS? Wow…God has shown you awesome grace. Lean on Him, for He is strong. Yes, 2020 will be a year of many opportunities to trust Him and have faith for the impossible.


    • Nina January 1, 2020 / 7:59 PM

      Paul, this was a post I shared from another blog I follow. I shared it because I thought it was very moving and inspiring.


      • Paul January 1, 2020 / 9:38 PM

        I noticed that just as soon as I pressed the comment button! Haha! Anyway, that’s life. Still inspiring. Thank you Nina!


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