In the Valley of the Shadow

Wadi Qelt, “The Valley of the Shadow of Death” located in the Judaean Desert photo from gooddairy.com IN THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW (another word from Psalm 23…the never ending source of solace) What do we do when we find ourselves in “the valley of the shadow—” that place where we hardly have strength to […]

Podcast and Webinar Announcement

Hi HealingStrong, Family! We hope you are having a wonderful start to the school year and preparing for the beauty and coziness of fall. Here is little laughter and a little Truth for you to share with your loved ones: “The older I get, the more I think about the hereafter. I walk into the […]

Christmas in July and a Special Webinar

Every Monday morning we meet for prayer, Bible study and encouragement via Zoom! If you are new to HealingStrong this is a great way to get connected and meet our membership coordinator, Maren Pellegrino and our founder, Suzy Griswold as well as other group leaders and participants. Sarah Masse, our prayer team liaison also joins […]

Merry Christmas from HealingStrong

Dear our beloved HealingStrong family, This has been the kind of year that we are ready to say goodbye to and not look back. Yet in the midst, I find myself thanking God for the many beautiful blessings and welcome surprises that He has brought our way in 2020. This year, when we thought that […]

Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez and His Fight for a New Cancer Treatment

Hi, Everyone I want to introduce you all to someone very special – Dr. Nicholas Gonzalez. I was introduced to the work of the late Dr. Gonzalez from one of his patients, Ann Cooper who was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Watch the video about Ann’s story, here. In addition to Ann, Dr. Nicholas’s […]

Taking Ground

Hello HealingStrong Members, About a month ago, a dear friend of my husband’s parents went into hospice and the Lord told me to do something that was really out of my comfort zone. He persisted. I tried to find a way out of it, but He is resolute. I know His voice enough to know […]

A Video Invitations and an Important Message

You Are Invited to Connect With HealingStrong This Week What a great week we have planned at HealingStrong First, if you haven’t already connected with your local group, please do so by checking the map for a group close to you. If one is not meeting, consider getting connected with an online HealingStrong group that’s […]

If Not Now, When?

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. And we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit. 2 Corinthians 3:17-19 I have to tell you. I […]

Testimonial Tuesdays with Team Members: Mary and Brook and a Financial Update

Dear HealingStrong family! Wherever I go to represent HealingStrong, I have people come up to me and tell me that everyone they meet through HealingStrong is different, and I often hear the word “special”. They talk about their loving kindness, support and servant hearts. If they have attended a group, they tell me how different […]

What Are You Fighting For?

This post is for all of my friends and family who are in active healing, or maybe you know someone who needs to hear this. How we line up our thoughts and actions impact our healing outcomes. Do you believe that? When we are in a fight for our life, we must stay focused. The […]

Testimony Tuesday: Stage 4 Cancer Thriver, Beating the Odds

Dear HealingStrong family, I have a special testimony this week I wanted to share with all of you.  She has overcome breast cancer, and today serves her community as a HealingStrong Group Leader in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Carol is healing and staying strong, and like all of our volunteer group leaders, their desire is for you […]

Testimony Tuesday: Meet Connie, a HealingStrong Group Leader

Dear HealingStrong family, Stress is as at all time high for people. Social isolation can breed fear and loneliness. It is a precursor to emotional instability and we know the power of our mind. HealingStrong wants everyone to know that they can heal. There is always hope. And, they are NEVER alone. Do you believe […]

A Message of “So”

A Message of “So” from my friend and an Advisory team member, Angie McKinney. She is the co-author of our HEAL Bible Studies. Please take 5 minutes to read it. Like me, I believe you will be both challenged and encouraged. We’re familiar with Jesus’ teaching on “sewing and reaping,” but this is a message […]

H.E.A.L. Bible Study Update!

Hello all, This very time last year, HealingStrong began a life-changing journey to discover the heart of God in healing by studying the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.  It will forever go down as one of the most important times in my personal growth and study.  I met new friends and developed relationships with people from […]

Who Doesn’t Like a Chance to Win Something Great?

If you are like me, I am a sucker for giveaways. I love them and I love them even more when I can share them with people I care about the most. Starting this month, we are doing something SO EXCITING that I can hardly stand it! We are going to bless one lucky patron […]